Stoics (Stoh´iks)

Members of a philosophical school founded in Athens by Zeno (335–263 BCE), best known for its emphasis on moral conduct. Some Stoic philosophers in Athens discussed Paul’s religious views with him (Acts 17:18).

Acts 17:18

18Also some Epicurean and Stoic philosophers debated with him. Some said, “What does this babbler want to say?” Others said, “He seems to be a proclaimer of for ... View more

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