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Philosophies 2016, 1(3), 209-219; doi:10.3390/philosophies1030209

The Career of the Lógos: A Brief Biography

Department of Religion, Baylor University, Waco, TX 76798-7284, USA
Academic Editor: Marcin J. Schroeder
Received: 16 August 2016 / Revised: 30 September 2016 / Accepted: 12 October 2016 / Published: 29 October 2016
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This paper is a review of the influence that lógos has had on ancient Greek, Jewish, and Christian writings. During the philosophical era known as Middle Platonism, the concept/ontology of the lógos played a unique role in enabling Pagan, Jewish, and Christian intellectuals to communicate on a small space of common ground. View Full-Text
Keywords: lόgos; episteme; Middle Platonism; Sophia; memra; lógos spermatikos; lógos prophorikos lόgos; episteme; Middle Platonism; Sophia; memra; lógos spermatikos; lógos prophorikos
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. (CC BY 4.0).

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Williams, D.H. The Career of the Lógos: A Brief Biography. Philosophies 2016, 1, 209-219.

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