Phillip II Augustus

Writing assignment: How was Philip II Augustus significant in French history?


Christian Values vs. Ancient Greek Values

Writing assignment: How would you compare the teachings of Christianity, as described in the New Testament passages we read for this week, to the values cherished by earlier civilizations we have discussed (particularly the Greeks, and the values expressed in Homer's works)? Conversely, can you see anything in common between Christianity and some of the great ancient thinkers we have discussed?