Modern socrates, who must be eliminated if it is to maintain its power through the upcoming period of strategic, economic, and political crises, which will be the worst since the black death of the fourteenth century. Socrates was the greek version of the story of jesus like the history attributed to jesus, socrates' life was reported by others who had known him neither christ nor socrates kept a journal in fact, neither one could write both could read very well but neither found any importance in learning. Famous trials in world history links socrates on trial by thomas c brickhouse and nicholas d smith the trial of jesus christ and the last supper. Jesus christ: a comparison history records many controversial trials in which religious issues of the trials of socrates and jesus christ my intention is to. Crossan [crosswkj, 84] rejects nearly all semblance of historicity in the trial accounts, and asserts that the trial of jesus was first created by historicization of psalm 2 in other words, the christians simply searched the scriptures for relevant stuff and tailor-made history to what they read.
In this literature review i will discuss both socrates and jesus christ (jesus) i will compare and distinguish them, by their trial, misdeeds (through the view of society), law, justice and punishment. The second letter of john warns against denying that jesus christ came in the flesh (2 john 17) - in other words, in history the whole point of the incarnation is that jesus was a historical human being in exactly the same way as socrates, alexander the great, and hannibal. Socrates vs jesus i have been reading ronald gross' socrates' way , a philosophical self-help book though rather simple, it actually is a good introduction to both socratic thought and methods, as well as ways in which philosophy can help in everyday life -- just as socrates meant.
Socrates was born and lived nearly his entire life in athens his father sophroniscus was a stonemason and his mother, phaenarete, was a midwife as a youth, he showed an appetite for learning. Jesus/socrates comparison essaysthis essay will talk about two very powerful and influential men although they lived centuries ago they have remained in the hearts and minds of people throughout the world. In his book jesus shock, kreeft takes his thinking even further to show how jesus not only pursued a way like socrates, the truth like socrates, and the life like socrates did, but how jesus claimed and demonstrated how he is the way, the truth, and the life. In phaedo death scene in the trials of socrates, plato depicts socrates' last moments before his deaththis scene is strikingly similar to the last supper and crucifixion of jesus christ in the bible. Socrates and jesus generally both drew large crowds when they preached their views (socrates and christ) jesus and socrates were both considered to be corrupting society that was the main reason why they were brought to trial.
History records many controversial trials in which religious issues have been involved in 399 bc socrates was tried and condemned in athens for introducing strange gods and corrupting the athenian youth. Socrates noticeable comparison between jesus christ and socrates was that the charges against them they were both seen as an evil influence to the townspeople because of their different ways to see life and for their beliefs on religion.
Socrates vs jesus posted on march 3, 2008 by evp since the post about the cave is getting too long with my and tequila socrates' comments, i thought i'd post my response in a form of a separate post. The trials of socrates and jesus christ : a comparison jesus and socrates compared pdf the crucifixion of jesus occurred in 1st-century judea, most likely between ad 30 and 33jesus' crucifixion is described in the four canonical gospels, referred to in the new testament. - socrates the apology in this literature review i will discuss both socrates and jesus christ (jesus) i will compare and distinguish them, by their trial, misdeeds (through the view of society), law, justice and punishment.
If the only references to the trial of jesus came from christian sources, there might be reason to wonder if such a trial ever took place--or indeed, even if jesus ever existed fortunately, there are a few important surviving references to the trial of jesus in non-christian writings one comes. Providing an account of the trial of jesus presents challenges unlike that for any of the other trials on the famous trials website first, there is the challenge of determining what actually happened nearly 2,000 years ago before the sanhedrin and the roman prefect of judea, pontius pilate.