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Offline jckstraw72

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St. Maximus ... logoi
« on: February 19, 2011, 12:54:22 PM »
so im writing a paper for seminary on the cosmology of St. Maximus, and I am confused about the thought-wills and the logoi. some sources say they are the same thing, and some sources make a distinction between the two. but if there is a distinction i cant understand what it is. any Maximian scholars out there? thanks.

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Re: St. Maximus ... logoi
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2011, 01:01:20 PM »
what's "thought-wills"?

I always considered "logoi" as blueprints of our being.
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