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Unformatted text preview: created something imperfect-next came Platos idea that we dont have god create or make everything, but want stuff that comes from god, so idea of emanation was born; means that god can produce things such as how trees know how to grow up and water knows to flow down =Logos=reasonkeeps god as source and reason but physically god doesnt get his hands dirty The force/power/emanation/logos became Jesus (put on a body suit and came to earth)-Celcus didnt believe in Jesus, especially the resurrection part He noted that Christians only targeted the poor, the slaves, and the women, because the wealthy people would not have bought into it-Ex Nihilo=something out of nothing; thought as absurdity...
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- Spring '09