Intimations of Christianity Among the Ancient Greeks (Ark Paperbacks)
- Publish Date: 1987-08-10
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Simone Weil
In Intimations of Christianity Among the Ancient Greeks, Simone Weil discusses precursors to Christian religious ideas which can be found in ancient Greek mythology, literature and philosophy. She looks at evidence of Christian feelings in Greek literature, notably in Electra, Orestes, and Antigone, and in the Iliad, going on to examine God in Plato, and divine love in creation, as seen by the ancient Greeks.