Averroes and Maimonides

Stephen appears to link "Averroes and Moses Maimonides" because both of them sought to reconcile Aristotle's pagan Greek philosophy with revealed religion—Islam in Averroes' case, Judaism in Maimonides'.

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Averroes in a detail from Andrea Bonaiuto's Triunfo de Santo Tomás, a 14th c. Florentine tribute to Aquinas' philosophy. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

Moses Maimonides. Source: mishnehtorah.org.