Athens and Jerusalem

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Ohio University Press , Athens
Religion -- Philosophy., Philosophy and reli
Statement[by] Lev Shestov. Translated, with an introd., by Bernard Martin.
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LC ClassificationsBL51 .S52273
The Physical Object
Pagination447 p.
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Open LibraryOL5988224M
LC Control Number66018480

Athens and Jerusalem is Shestov’s final, groundbreaking work on the philosophy of religion from an existential perspective. This new, annotated edition of Bernard Martin’s classic translation adds references to the cited works as well as glosses of passages from the Cited by:   Written by one of the premier philosophers in the areas of Jewish ethics and interfaith issues between Judaism and Christianity, Athens and Jerusalem contends that philosophy and theology are not mutually : David Novak.

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“In From Athens to Jerusalem, containing his Gifford Lectures, the most capable and versatile English philosopher of religion of his generation offers an insightful reconciliation of faith and reason.

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This fusion of Athens and Jerusalem can be seen in the buildings and the books of cities in Britain, Ethiopia, Romania, and the United States. It is no accident that the United States Supreme Court is housed in a building with biblical references carved onto it—a structure built in the classical style of Rome and Greece.

L eo Strauss is the thinker who in the last few decades has contributed the most to the renewed examination of the polarity between Athens and Jerusalem, reason and revelation. Tertullian famously stressed this contrast to the benefit of Jerusalem rather than Athens, but Strauss brings to the examination of this polarity an emphatically impartial spirit—so impartial that it seems impossible.

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Athens and Jerusalem. The School of Athens by Raphael (c. This question was originally asked by Tertullian (c. - c. AD; full name: Quintus Septimius Florens Tertullianus), who was a Roman citizen in Carthage, Africa, renowned by some as the father of Western theology.

He was trained in Stoicism but later became a great defender of the Christian faith, being the first recorded person to use the word.

Five Cities that Ruled the World: How Jerusalem, Athens, Rome, London, and New York Shaped Global History. In Five Cities that Ruled the World, theologian Douglas Wilson fuses together, in compelling detail, the critical moments birthed in history's most influential cities --Jerusalem, Athens, Rome, London, and New York/5.

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Of these experiences, the broadest and deepest—so far as Western man is concerned—are indicated by the names of two cities: Jerusalem and Athens. Western man became what he is, and is what he is, through the coming together of biblical faith and Greek thought.

The most challenging chapter in the book is perhaps the last, an excursion into the familiar divide, or complementarity, between Jerusalem and Athens. He adds a third city, Gettysburg, as in. Athens in Jerusalem book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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For more than two thousand years, philosophers and theologians have wrestled with the irreconcilable opposition between Greek rationality (Athens) and biblical revelation (Jerusalem).