Plato’s Allegory of the Cave

Plato's Cave

One of the most influential stories by any philosopher is Plato’s allegory of the cave. Anyone interested in philosophy, must know this story. I found a nicely animated version of the allegory that is worth […]

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Plato

Apologetics and Theology

Not only is Plato important for understanding philosophy, he is also important for understanding Christianity. Not that Christianity is based on Platonism but it has been affected by it, both in unorthodox ways through the […]

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Cambridge Companion to Plato

Apologetics and Theology

It can be argued that Plato is the most important philosopher in all of human history. While he is well studied, he is not necessarily well understood. Obviously a reading of his major works is […]

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Ancient Philosophy

If you are interested in ancient philosophy, especially that of Plato and Aristotle, you may like a course taught a UC Berkeley taught by David Ebery.  You can download the audio of this course from […]

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The Republic

Apologetics and Theology

One of the most important works in philosophy is Plato’s Republic.  It should be read by anyone interested in philosophy.  To aid in your study of Plato, you can get the Republic as a podcast. […]

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When Athens Met Jerusalem

It is important for Christians to understand our Jewish heritage.  It is equally important for us to understand our Greek heritage. There is a reason why the New Testament was written in Greek.  Even Judaism […]

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