On the Nature of the Gods

Marcus Tullius CICERO (106 - 43 BCE), translated by Charles Duke YONGE (1812 - 1891)

De Natura Deorum (On the Nature of the Gods) outlines Stoic, Epicurean and Academic (Skeptical) views on religious questions. Problems discussed include: evil, the origin of the world, divination, and characteristics of God(s). (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards)

Genre(s): Classics (Greek & Latin Antiquity)

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Book I (Part I) 209-229 I-XX Geoffrey Edwards
00:56:58
Play 02 Book I (Part II) 229-254 XXI-XLIV Geoffrey Edwards
01:09:41
Play 03 Book II (Part I) 254-276 I-XXII Geoffrey Edwards
01:01:39
Play 04 Book II (Part II) 276-293 XXIII-XL Geoffrey Edwards
00:46:27
Play 05 Book II (Part III) 293-318 XLI-LXVII Geoffrey Edwards
01:01:35
Play 06 Book III (Part I) 318-340 Geoffrey Edwards
01:03:38
Play 07 Book III (Part II) 340-355 Geoffrey Edwards
00:39:56