Freedom According to Philo

That man alone is free who establishes God alone as his ruler; indeed, I am inclined to think that he is a ruler over of all others, put in trust over all earthly matters, being, as it were, the viceroy of a great king, the mortal lieutenant of an immortal sovereign….(Every Noble Man is Free 20; slight reworking of Yonge)

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