Philo of Alexandria On Virtues

In the treatise On Virtues, Philo of Alexandria demonstrates how Moses, the constitution he established, and the community that follows its laws embody certain moral ideals (courage, humanity, repentance, and nobility) that were widely ...

Philo of Alexandria  On Virtues

Philo of Alexandria On Virtues

In the treatise On Virtues, Philo of Alexandria demonstrates how Moses, the constitution he established, and the community that follows its laws embody certain moral ideals (courage, humanity, repentance, and nobility) that were widely admired in the Greco-Roman world.

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Philo of Alexandria: On Virtues
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: Walter Wilson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-19 - Publisher: BRILL

In the treatise On Virtues, Philo of Alexandria demonstrates how Moses, the constitution he established, and the community that follows its laws embody certain moral ideals (courage, humanity, repentance, and nobility) that were widely admired in the Greco-Roman world.
Philo of Alexandria: On Virtues
Language: en
Pages: 479
Authors: Philo (of Alexandria.)
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-19 - Publisher: BRILL

In the treatise On Virtues, Philo of Alexandria demonstrates how Moses, the constitution he established, and the community that follows its laws embody certain moral ideals (courage, humanity, repentance, and nobility) that were widely admired in the Greco-Roman world.
Philo of Alexandria, on Virtues
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: Walter T. Wilson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

Books about Philo of Alexandria, on Virtues
Philo of Alexandria's Ethical Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Nélida Naveros Córdova, Naveros Cordova Cdp Nelida
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Fortress Academic

This book examines Philo's understanding of the acquisition of virtues and the avoidance of vices using the Greek concept of piety as a central virtue in his ethical discourse. Naveros exceptionally shows how Philo construes his understanding of living ethically within both the Hellenistic Jewish and Greek traditions.
Religious Competition in the Greco-Roman World
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Nathaniel P. DesRosiers, Lily C. Vuong
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-19 - Publisher: SBL Press

Essays that broaden the historical scope and sharpen the parameters of competitive discourses Scholars in the fields of late antique Christianity, neoplatonism, New Testament, art history, and rabbinics examine issues related to authority, identity, and change in religious and philosophical traditions of late antiquity. The specific focus of the volume