By Ronald Williamson

A really vital Jewish author and philosopher of the 1st century advert, Philo of Alexandria exercised via his principles and language a long-lasting impression at the improvement and progress of Christianity within the New testomony interval and later. This booklet presents an creation to the foremost issues and ideas within the spiritual and philosophical contemplating Philo and descriptions the significance of his proposal through introductory remedies and sections of freshly translated textual content and observation. Dr Williamson illustrates in his paintings where and value of Philo inside Judaism and as a part of the history to Christianity, and so offers a invaluable source for students and scholars during this quarter of research.

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