October 20th, 2017

Ancient Philosophers

Who were Socrates, Plato and Aristotle? Who was Zeno of Elea famous debate “paradoxes”? The philosophers help to destroy the belief systems of the gods of Greece. In so doing, they contributed a number of ideas and ideals to modern civilization – some good, some questionable. Do you know their contribution? Do you know their surprising challenge to God’s people, as anticipated in the Old Testament prophet, Zechariah?  Can you tell what they contributed to the West outside of the middle ages?