Re: Numenius of Apamea
- Hello pmcvflag
On 08/15/05, you wrote:
> Doh! My initial reply about Numenius never showed up.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Steve" <eugnostos2000@y...>
>> Hello. I was wondering if anyone here knows anything about the
>> Platonist, Numenius of Apamea, whose system strikes me as being a
>> halfway-house between the anti-cosmic outlook of Gnosticism and the
>> pro-cosmic outlook of Plotinus. I would appreciate any comments.
>> -Steve W.
> Anyway, it is a name that has come up here fairly often. I have
> brought it up a few times as an example of how hard some neo-
> Pythagorean thought could be to destinguish from Gnostic thought.
So how is it distinguished from Plotinus' thought, and how from
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