What did Plato believe about the soul? What are the three “horses” within our soul, and how do they influence our actions? In this video, the Rev. Dr. Jayme Mathias, pastor of Holy Family Catholic Church in Austin, Texas, explores Plato’s philosophy of the soul and its faculties!

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What is knowledge? In this video, the Rev. Dr. Jayme Mathias, pastor of Holy Family Catholic Church in Austin, Texas, explores various aspects of Plato’s theory of human knowing.

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Who was Aristocles, how did he get the nickname “Plato,” and what did he write? In this video, the Rev. Dr. Jayme Mathias, pastor of Holy Family Catholic Church in Austin, Texas, unpacks the life & works of Plato!

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What happened when Platonism mixed with Aristotelianism, and when philosophy mixed with religion? In this video, the Rev. Dr. Jayme Mathias, pastor of Holy Family Catholic Church in Austin, Texas, details various schools of ancient thought that continue to influence Christianity & mysticism today!

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In this video, Monte Johnson (University of California, San Diego) discusses the “tetrapharmakos” or “four-part remedy” developed by the ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus (341-270 BC) and his followers to treat unhappiness and anxiety. The tetrapharmakos consists of four maxims which encapsulate the Epicurean outlook on god, life, death, pleasure, and pain. The maxims can be […]

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A short explanation of the paradox of Achilles and the Tortoise

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