The Philosophical Assessment of Theology

Essays in Honour of Frederick C. Copleston by Gerard J. Hughes

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  • Philosophy Of Religion,
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  • Christian theology,
  • Christianity,
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  • Catholic Church and philosophy,
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He was famous for promotion of Greek and Hellenistic philosophy in the Muslim world. One of his main concerns was to show the compatibility of philosophy and speculative r, he would prefer the revelation to .