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Unformatted text preview: supernatural being, I felt that it is a major similarity between them. Major differences in Christianity and Stoicism are harder to interpret because there are so many differences and finding two major ones is hard. However I think one major difference is the idea monotheistic and polytheistic religions. The Stoics are knows for worshiping multiple Pagan deities. Christainity is known for its view of only one God. This is a direct difference in which worshiping is concerned. This is why I think it is a major difference. Another major difference would be the action of showing emotions. Stoics are restricted to showing any emotions. They must be totally detached from emotional behaviors. On the contrary Christianity endorses the fact of showing emotion, such as when Jesus was crucified Mother Mary was crying and showing emotions. This is a huge difference in the two because it effects the everyday life of the those involved in the ideology....
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This note was uploaded on 09/24/2011 for the course UGC 111 taught by Professor Bono during the Fall '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.
- Fall '08