- Philo Judæus• Article on his life, writings and doctrine, by Emile Brehier
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PHILO JUDÆUS — (i. e. Philo the Jew), philosopher of the 1st century, born in Alexandria; studied the Greek philosophy, and found in it, particularly the teaching of Plato, the rationalist explanation of the religion of Moses, which he regarded as the… … The Nuttall Encyclopaedia
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Philo's Works — A significant fraction of this article was derived from the Philo article in the Jewish Encyclopedia, a public domain source since it was published in 1906. The Church Fathers have preserved most of Philo s works that are now extant. Many… … Wikipedia
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