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Single Idea 7479

[catalogued under 29. Religion / B. Monotheistic Religion / 2. Judaism]

Full Idea

The Judaism we know today didn't become stabilized until roughly 200 CE.

Gist of Idea

Modern Judaism became stabilised in 200 CE


Peter Watson (Ideas [2005], Ch.07)

Book Reference

Watson,Peter: 'Ideas: from fire to Freud' [Phoenix 2006], p.202

A Reaction

By that stage it would have been subject to the influences of Christianity, ancient Greek philosophy, and neo-Platonism.