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    Considering the historical development of religious philosophy, whose philosophies do you think most advanced Western religious thought? This is a general question, I have an idea, but need another opinion.

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    Here's a fairly short list I think is pretty realistic. I've added some men who I don't think actually "advanced" Western religious thought, but of course, that's a bit of a personal opinion, isn't it?

    Socrates (developed the "Socratic method")
    Plato (the ...

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    I list 13 of the most important Western religious philosophers along with their most significant written contributions or ideas to philosophical thought.