2 edition of Cambridge Platonists. found in the catalog.
C. A. Patrides
Bibliography: p. ix-xxiv.
|Series||The Stratford-upon-Avon library, 5|
|LC Classifications||B1133 C2 P38|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||343|
Taliaferro and Teply’s volume is the first comprehensive edition of the Cambridge Platonists since A number of editions appeared in the middle decades of the 20th century, when theological liberalism was ascendant, but interest in the Platonists has declined in the past 30 years. Newly Identified Portrait of Cambridge Platonist Henry More. Members of the Cambridge Centre for the Study of Platonism visited the Royal Society to View the newly identified portrait of Henry More. Read more. Latest news Research Assistantship in the ‘Reception of German Mysticism’.
Prominent Cambridge Platonists. Prominent Cambridge Platonist included: Ralph Cudworth () English Philosopher. Master of Christ College, Cambridge until his death. Benjamin Whichcote () Henry More () The Moralists. The Whole Duty of Man. The Whole Duty of Man (anonymous), Scholarly treatments of Peter Sterry and the Cambridge Platonists often view their reception of Platonism as radically different from their Puritan or Calvinist contemporaries. This essay focuses on three individuals, John Sherman, Girolamo Zanchi, and Peter Sterry, in order to clarify the variety of opinions regarding the value of Platonism.
The book offers a detailed consideration of the most fertile sources and concepts in Christian Platonism, a historical contextualization of its development, and a series of constructive engagements with central questions. Anyone interested in Leibniz, the Kabbalah, the Cambridge Platonists, Gnosticism, Platonism, or seventeenth-century. The Cambridge Platonists | Gerald R. Cragg (Editor) | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.
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Book Description This volume contains the selected discourses of four seventeenth-century philosophers, carefully chosen to illustrate the tenets characteristic of the influential movement known as Cambridge Platonism.
The sermons are reprinted from the original texts and fully annotated with comparisons and references to a wide range of by: Cambridge Platonists, group of 17th-century English philosophic and religious thinkers who hoped to reconcile Christian ethics with Renaissance humanism, religion with the new science, and faith with rationality.
Their leader was Benjamin Whichcote, who expounded in his sermons the Christian humanism that united the group.
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5/5(1). A wonderful book that will serve the interests of anyone with a interest in the cultivation of a religious life. -- Dr. Victor Nuovo, Senior Research Fellow, Harris Manchester College, Oxford University This well-chosen collection of writings admirably illustrates the religious outlook which underlies the thinking of the Cambridge Platonists Cited by: 6.
This volume in the distinguished Classics of Western Spirituality series presents a collection of essays, poetry, and treatises by Cambridge Platonists, a movement in philosophical theology that flourished around Cambridge University in the 17th century and left a profound impact on the shape of subsequent religious life in the English speaking world.
Welcome to the Cambridge Platonism Sourcebook. The digital Cambridge Platonism Sourcebook consists of over 1, words of texts selected from across the oeuvre of the core group of Cambridge Platonists Anne Conway (), Ralph Cudworth (), Henry More (), John Smith () and Benjamin Whichcote (), making.
Colie, Rosalie L. Light and Enlightenment: A Study in the Cambridge Platonists and the Dutch Arminians (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ) Connor, Margarette R., ‘ Catharine Trotter: An Unknown Child ’, American Notes and Queries (), 11– Love is perhaps the most important theme in the writings of the Cambridge Platonists and their circle, in large part because it is a topic that goes to the heart of philosophy, theology, and religion, blurring the boundaries between and within these disciplines and practices.
The Cambridge Platonists book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This volume contains the selected discourses of four seventeenth- /5.
This volume contains essays that examine the work and legacy of the Cambridge Platonists. The essays reappraise the ideas of this key group of English thinkers who served as a key link between the Renaissance and the modern era.
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John Smith (–August 7, ) was an English philosopher, theologian, and educator. He was a founder of the Cambridge Platonists, a group of theologians and philosophers at the University of Cambridge in the middle of the 17th century.
Books by John SmithPages: Cambridge Platonists Part II: Reason, revelation and recollection in the Cambridge Platonists Chapter 9: On the ambiguous relation between reason and revelation § A. Soteriological anxiety and reason as the rule of faith.
§ B. Ambiguity in Whichcote and More § C. On the importance of epistemology for the. The Cambridge Platonists by C. Patrides,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4).
Real flowering is under the Cambridge Platonists, especially Henry More, along with Anne Conway and Kabbalists, who often combined the idea with theosis or deification.
Thomas Traherne was the most prolific poet of the idea. Poets reworked Milton's great epic, to restore what they saw as occluded references to human preexistence. Interestingly, among the Cambridge Platonists, Sterry was a bit of an oddball.
For one thing, he was a Puritan. As a matter of fact, he was Oliver Cromwell’s chaplain. Most of the other Cambridge Platonists were Anglican, though of a latitudinarian persuasion. In contemporary philosophy, most platonists trace their ideas to Gottlob Frege 's influential paper "Thought," which argues for platonism with respect to propositions, and his influential book, The Foundations of Arithmetic, which argues for platonism with respect to numbers and is a seminal text of the logicist project.
The Cambridge Platonists were saved from the arid rationalism of the Deists by their mystical apprehension of God. They recognized the limits of philosophy and realized that some forms of knowledge cannot be apprehended in conceptual forms but are the product of a personal relationship with God.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cragg, Gerald R. (Gerald Robertson). Cambridge Platonists. New York, Oxford University Press, (OCoLC)The Cambridge Platonists.
Explicit Appeal to "Prisca" Doctrines: Three Variants 1. Hermes/Thoth: precursor of Greeks and Christianity (slightly risky). 2. Mosaic revelation: precursor of Greeks and pagan wisdom (safer). 3. Moschus the Phoenician: originator of atomism; follower of Hermes; pre-Trojan war; identified by some authors with Moses.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Powicke, Frederick J.
(Frederick James), Cambridge Platonists. [Hamden, Conn.] Archon Books,