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Boethius and the Consolation of Philosophy

The last of the Romans, the first of the medievals—Boethius bridges the gap with his classic work, The Consolation of Philosophy. Join Dr. John Mark Reynolds and Dr. Fred Sanders, of the Torrey Honors Institute, as they discuss the method of Lady Philosophy’s consolation and its relevance to the Christian life. In the course of the podcast, they spend time sitting with the problem of evil, weigh the notions of Fortune and Providence, and consider what Boethius, Lady Philosophy, and the Bible have to say about each. As usual, the time runs out before the ideas do!

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