They discuss apocalypses and mystical texts: investigating prolegomena and the state of affairs; whether there is mysticism in the Dead Sea Scrolls; Paul, Jewish mysticism, and spirit possession; mystical traditions in an apocalyptic text: the throne vision of Revelation 4 within the context of Enochic and Merkavah texts; ascent and inspiration in the writings of Philo Judaeus
; dancing with the stars: the ascent of the mind in Philo of Alexandria; and journeys towards fullness of life: a comparison between Philo and the Apocalypse of John.
It was, however, the philosopher known as Philo Judaeus
or Philo of Alexandria (20 BCE-50 CE) who seems to have been most instrumental in introducing logos into Jewish thought.
The latest senior to enroll at Urdaneta City National High School in Pangasinan is a 15-year-old student named Ratziel Timshel Ismail Zerubbabel Zabud Zimry Pike Blavatsky Philo Judaeus
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and the early Alexandrian fathers introduced Hellenistic terminology in their reflections of God, and on Christ.
Noort shows that the docume ntary hypothesis provides cogent answers to many of the exegetical questions raised by Philo Judaeus
in first-century C.E.
Among the early writers who made contributions in this arena can be found Philo Judaeus
. Little is known of Philo's life.
From Plato they were transmitted, with variations, to Plotinus and Philo Judaeus
and thence to the Jewish Kabbala.