boethius-1 - Boethius & Freedom Boethius (480-524 AD)...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1 Boethius (480-524 AD) Fluent in both Latin and Greek Translated Aristotle’s logical works into Latin  Thereby transmits Aristotle’s logical works to early  medieval western Europe Aristotle’s other works remain unknown in western  Europe until 1100+
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
2 Roman Proconsul to Emperor Theodoric Christian, opposed to Arian heresy espoused by  Theodoric While imprisoned composed The Consolation of  Philosophy, which includes an analysis of the  problem of freedom and determinism
Background image of page 2
3 Is Human Freedom Compatible with God’s  omniscience   If God already knows with complete certainty  whatever you will ever do, how could your future  be up to you to determine? How could you be genuinely free in planning your 
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 7

boethius-1 - Boethius & Freedom Boethius (480-524 AD)...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online