Theology of the ancient Greek philosophers









      ARISTOTLE (384-322 BC)

Greek philosopher and scientist, who shares with Plato and Socrates the distinction of being the most famous of ancient philosophers. Aristotle suggested However, the Prime Mover, or God, as described by Aristotle is not very suitable for religious purposes, as many later philosophers and theologians have observed. The Prime Mover does not, for example, take an interest in what goes on in the world, and did not create the world. Aristotle limited his "theology", however, to what he believed science requires and can establish


         Home             Conclusion