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Philo of Alexandria

an exegete for his time

by Peder Borgen

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Published by Society of Biblical Literature in Atlanta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philo, of Alexandria.,
  • Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish -- History.,
  • Philosophy, Ancient.,
  • Philosophy, Jewish.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peder Borgen.
    SeriesSupplements to Novum Testamentum,, v. 86
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1161.P5 B67 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3413408M
    ISBN 101589831926
    ISBN 109781589831926
    LC Control Number2005029540
    OCLC/WorldCa62118255

    Mission. The Studia Philonica Annual is a scholarly journal devoted to furthering the study of Hellenistic Judaism, and in particular of the writings and thought of the great Hellenistic-Jewish writer Philo of Alexandria (circa 15 B.C.E. to circa 50 C.E.). The Journal appears annually in November and is available at the annual meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature. The Works of Philo Judaeus. The contemporary of Josephus, translated from the Greek. By Charles Duke Yonge. London, H. G. Bohn, CONTENTS. Preface. On the Creation; Allegorical Interpretation, I; Allegorical Interpretation, II; Allegorical Interpretation, III; On the Cherubim; On the Birth of Abel and the Sacrifices Offered by Him and.

    Philo of Alexandria Book of Jubilees Book of Jasher Lost Books of the Bible Forgotten Eden Books The Books of Enoch Apostolic Fathers. The Works of Philo Judaeus of Alexandria Philo, Streaming mp3 Philo, Podcast/Download (20 B.C A.D.) "Philo's works were enthusiastically received by the early Christians.".   Philo of Alexandria was a few years older than Jesus of Nazareth and lived longer. He belonged to a wealthy and cultured family, prominent in the Jewish community in Alexandria. Philo had contacts with the highest level of Roman authorities. He was Pages:

    A Jewish aristocrat and leader of the large Jewish community of Alexandria, we know that Philo spent time in Jerusalem (On Providence) where he had intimate connections with the royal house of Judaea. His brother, Alexander the "alabarch" (chief tax official), was one of the richest men in the east, in charge of collecting levies on imports. The title and arrangement of the writings have been standardized according to scholarly conventions.A contemporary of Paul and Jesus, Philo Judaeus, of Alexandria, Egypt, is unquestionably among the most important writers for historians and students of Hellenistic Judaism and early Christianity.


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Philo of Alexandria), also called Philo Judaeus, was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher who lived in Alexandria, in the Roman province of Egypt.

Philo used philosophical allegory to harmonize Jewish scripture, mainly the Torah, with Greek philosophy. His method followed the practices of both Jewish exegesis and Stoic philosophy/5(6). Philo of Alexandria has books on Goodreads with ratings.

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The work of Philo of Alexandria (also called Philo Judaeus) is the most prominent and philosophically accomplished example of the Jewish-Hellenistic syncretism that flourished at Alexandria beginning at least as Philo of Alexandria book as the translation of the Hebrew Scriptures into Greek (the Septuagint), during the reign of Ptolemy II Philedelphus ( B.C.).

Philo was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher who left behind one of the richest bodies of work from antiquity, yet his personality and intellectual development have remained a riddle.

Maren Niehoff presents the first biography of Philo, arguing that. Message of Philo Judaeus of Alexandria; Philo in Early Christian Literature. Information on Philo of Alexandria. James C. VanderKam writes: "Although many of Philo's writings have survived, little is konwn about his life.

We do not even know when he was born or when he died. The few facts about his life come from occasional hints in his own.

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) The works of Philo Judaeus by Philo, of Alexandria; Yonge, Charles Duke, Publication date [v.1, ] Topics Philosophy, Religion Publisher London: G.

Bell CollectionPages: Vita Mosis, lib. (Mangey, ii. ), lib. (Mangey, ii. ), lib. iii. (Mangey, ii. ).—The division into three books is already found in the manuscripts, but is certainly a false one, as is proved by the following quotation by Philo himself, de caritate, § 1 (Mangey, ii.

sq.): δεδηλωται προτερον εν. Philo: Volume IX, Every Good Man is Free. On the Contemplative Life. On the Eternity of the World. Against Flaccus. Apology for the Jews. Volume I: On the Account of the World's Creation given by Moses. Allegorical Interpretation of Genesis II, III.

Volume I: On the Account of. Philo (20 B.C A.D.), known also as Philo of Alexandria (Greek: Φίλων ὁ Ἀλεξανδρεύς, Hebrew: ידידיה הכהן Yedidia Hacohen), Philo Judaeus, Philo Judaeus of Alexandria, Yedidia, "Philon", and Philo the Jew, was a Hellenistic Jewish Biblical philosopher born in Alexandria.4/5.

Philo of Alexandria was a few years older than Jesus of Nazareth and lived longer. He belonged to a wealthy and cultured family, prominent in the Jewish community in Alexandria. Philo had contacts with the highest level of Roman authorities. He was on a risky diplomatic mission to Caligula on behalf of the persecuted Jews of Alexandria during what turned out to be Caligula's last days.5/5(1).

Philo of Alexandria: An Exegete for His Time. Philo's writings are a comprehensive and important source of late Second Temple Judaism. This volume gives important insights into his exegetical works. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Philo of Alexandria (Philo, of Alexandria) Online books about this author are available.

Philo, of Alexandria: Philo Judeaus, on the Contemplative Life: Translation, Notes, and an Essay on Philo's Religious Ideas (Indiana University study #52; ), ed.

by Frank William Tilden (page images at HathiTrust) Philo, of Alexandria: Selected works and. Philo of Alexandria on Genesis he, with great propriety and entire correctness, called it the heaven, either because it was already the Boundary{2}{philo means that ouranos was derived either from horos, a boundary, or from horaoµ, to see, horatos, visible.} of everything, or because it was the first of all visible things which was created.

Philo's more mystical works interpret the Bible in terms of Neo-Platonic philosophy, which was flourishing in Alexandria where Philo studied and worked. He interprets key Old Testament texts in terms of the journey of the mind to God, leaving behind the body and the visible creation to the invisible realm of spirit where the incomprehensible 5/5(5).

Philo Judaeus, also called Philo of Alexandria, (born 15–10 bce, Alexandria—died 45–50 ce, Alexandria), Greek-speaking Jewish philosopher, the most important representative of Hellenistic Judaism. His writings provide the clearest view of this development of Judaism in the Diaspora.

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His writings provide a concise view of the development of Judaism in the Diaspora. His essays seek to synthesise revealed faith and Brand: Publishdrive.

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Choose the part of Philo-Judaeus of Alexandria which you want to read from the table of contents to get started.LIST OF PHILO'S WORKS xxxv ON THE ACCOUNT OF THE WORLD'S CREATION GIVEN BY MOSES (DE OPIFICIO MUNDI)— Introduction 2 Te^t and Translation 6 ALLEGORICAL INTERPRETATION OF GENESIS II., III.

(LEGUM ALLEGORIA)— BOOK I. Introduction Text and Translation BOOK II. Introduction Text and Translation 4 BOOK III.Philo was a Hellenistic Jewish philosopher who left behind one of the richest bodies of work from antiquity, yet his personality and intellectual development have remained a riddle.

Maren Niehoff presents the first biography of Philo, arguing that his trip to Rome in 38 CE was a turning point in his life.

There he was exposed not only to new political circumstances but also to a new cultural Brand: Yale University Press.