Philo, Volume X: On the Embassy to Gaius. General Indexes by Philo, F. H. Colson, J. W. Earp

By Philo, F. H. Colson, J. W. Earp

The thinker Philo used to be born approximately 20 BCE to a admired Jewish relatives in Alexandria, the executive domestic of the Jewish Diaspora in addition to the executive heart of Hellenistic tradition; he was once knowledgeable in Greek in addition to Jewish studying. In trying to reconcile biblical teachings with Greek philosophy he constructed rules that had huge effect on Christian and Jewish non secular inspiration. The Loeb Classical Library variation of the works of Philo is in ten volumes and supplementations, allotted as follows. quantity I: construction; Interpretation of Genesis II and III. II: at the Cherubim; The Sacrifices of Abel and Cain; the more severe assaults the higher; The Posterity and Exile of Cain; at the Giants. III: The Unchangeableness of God; On Husbandry; Noah's paintings as a Planter; On Drunkenness; On Sobriety. IV: The Confusion of Tongues; The Migration of Abraham; The inheritor of Divine issues; at the initial reviews. V: On Flight and discovering; switch of Names; On desires. VI: Abraham; Joseph; Moses. VII: The Decalogue; On designated legislation Books I–III. VIII: On certain legislation booklet IV; at the Virtues; Rewards and Punishments. IX: each solid guy Is loose; The Contemplative existence; The Eternity of the realm; opposed to Flaccus; Apology for the Jews; On windfall. X: at the Embassy to Gaius; indexes. complement I: questions about Genesis. II: questions about Exodus; index to vitamins.

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Questions and Answers on Genesis (Quaestiones et Solutiones in Genesin) II. Questions and Answers on Exodus (Quaestiones et Solutiones in Exodum) 2 GENERAL INDEX TO SUPPLEMENTS I-II 1 Only two fragments extant. • Extant only in an Armenian version. x xxviii ON THE EMBASSY TO (THE FIRST P A R T OF T H E O N VIRTUES) GAIUS TREATISE (DE V I R T U T I B U S P R I M A PARS, Q U O D EST DE L E G A T I O N E A D G A I U M ) ΦΙΛΩΝΟΣ ΑΡΕΤΩΝ ΠΡΩΤΟΝ Ο ΕΣΤΙ Τ Η Σ ΑΤΤΟΥ ΠΡΕΣΒΕΙΑΣ ΠΡΟΣ ΓΑΙΟΝ [545] j | "Αχρι τίνος ημείς οί γέροντες έτι παίδες εσμεν, τα μεν σώματα χρόνου μηκει πολιοί, τάς δέ φνχάς υπ αναισθησίας κομιδη νηπιοι, νομί­ ζοντας το μεν άσταθμητότατον, την τύχην, άκλινεστατον, το δε παγιώτατον, την φύσιν, αβέβαιοτατον; ύπαλλαττόμεθα γαρ καθάπερ εν ταΐς πεττείαις τάς πράξεις μετατιθέντες, οίόμενοι τα μεν τνχηρά μονιμώτερα είναι των φύσει, τα δέ 2 κατά φύσιν άβεβαιότερα των τυχηρών.

On Abraham (De Abrahamo) On Joseph (De Iosepho) Moses (De Vita Mosis) xxxvii LIST OF PHILO'S W O R K S VOLUME VII. On the Decalogue (De Decalogo) On the Special Laws Books I-III (De Specialibus Legibus) VIII. On the Special Laws Book IV (De Specialibus Legi­ bus) On the Virtues (De Virtutibus) On Rewards and Punishments (De Praemiis et Poenis) IX. Every Good Man is Free (Quod Omnis Probus Liber sit) On the Contemplative Life (De Vita Contemplativa) On the Eternity of the World (De Aeternitate Mundi) Flaccus (In Flaccum) Hypothetica (Apologia pro Iudaeis) On Providence (De Providentia) X.

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