Who is the ‘wise man’ according to Epictetus?

In this article we present an excerpt from the Stoic Philosopher Epictetus that explains his views on the matter of Wisdom. Continue reading “Who is the ‘wise man’ according to Epictetus?”

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True Autonomy is Achieved through Humility

True autonomy is achieved through humility, in other words through the emptying of the self in order to make room for all others. The saints imitate the humility of Christ in His sacrifice on the Cross. The emptying of the self is the greatest Christian virtue. God raised Christ on high in return for His self-emptying and humility. This is why those who imitate Christ’s humility as a human person also partake in His elevation as God and human. Continue reading “True Autonomy is Achieved through Humility”

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