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Teaching Boethius: The Consolation of Philosophy
IntroductionIntroduction to Boethius and the Consolation of Philosophy (Preview Content)3Topics|1 Quiz
LessonsLesson 1: Lady Philosophy's Diagnosis of Boethius (Preview Content)3Topics|1 Quiz
Lesson 2: Boethius Addressing the Evil in His Heart3Topics|1 Quiz
Lesson 3: Life of the Mind & Happiness3Topics|1 Quiz
Lesson 4: Three Different Ways of Pursuing Happiness3Topics|1 Quiz
Lesson 5: The Evil in Other Men3Topics|1 Quiz
Lesson 6: Is God Good?3Topics|1 Quiz
End of Course TestEnd of Course Test: Boethius1 Quiz
Lesson 7, Topic 3
- In what ways does man exhibit “otherness” from God?
- Share some theodicies you have encountered. Which ones (if any) have scriptural support?
- What is the meaning of the chariot wheel analogy?
- How does an apophatic approach to understanding God help us answer the question of evil? Is this explanation satisfactory?
- Consider this lecture series as a whole; has your view of fortune and luck changed with the reading of this book? Explain.