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How Deep the Platonism? A Review of Owen and Mosser's Appendix: Hellenism, Greek Philosophy, and the Creedal “Straightjacket” of Christian Orthodoxy
TitleHow Deep the Platonism? A Review of Owen and Mosser's Appendix: Hellenism, Greek Philosophy, and the Creedal “Straightjacket” of Christian Orthodoxy
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsCook, Roger D.
JournalFARMS Review of Books
Volume11
Issue2
Pagination265-299
KeywordsApostasy; Deification; Early Christianity; Philosophy; Platonism; Theosis
Abstract

Cook addresses the following issues raised by Owen and Mosser: Did Greek philosophy cause an apostasy in the early Christian church? How deeply Hellenized were the early Jewish converts of Christianity? Philosphy and the Hellenization of Christianity, and Early Judaic and Christian beliefs concerning God and theosis.

URLhttps://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/msr/vol11/iss2/8/

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