You will post a thread presenting your own opinion on the assigned topic, writing 400–500 words. Threads must include at least 3 references to the course readings and 1 Scripture reference in addition to any other sources you wish to include. Replies must include at least 1 reference to the course readings and 1 Scripture reference in addition to any other sources you wish to include. Scriptural excerpts with citations are required in all written assignments, including all discussion board posts (both the thread and the replies). Turabian format.
Textbook reading this week…..Strauss & Cropsey: St. Augustine, Moses Maimonides, St. Thomas Aquinas
Discussion Board: Summarize the most important political philosophy-related ideas contributed by Augustine, Aquinas, and Maimonides. How did these ideas impact political philosophy? How would you characterize the worldview(s) underlying these philosophies? Explain what is meant by “revealed law,” and describe the role(s) each of these three philosophers considered revealed law to play in human governance.