User Review – Flag as inappropriate. Nietzsche has been seriously damaged, indeed, is literally dead and burried, without any hope of a. Image courtesy of Gorfu Contra Nietzsche by G. E. Gorfu. (3 ratings). Paperback Book, pages. Description: No description is available. Ethiopians on the Web recently conducted an interview with Ato Gebre Eyesus Gorfu, (G. E. Gorfu) author of “Gorfu Contra Nietzsche” the book that has been.

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In other words, the Gospel implicitly but compellingly defines the Antichrist not as a mortal being who claims to be against God but as the driving force behind the organized church, specifically as the embodiment of the “Second Person” of the so-called Trinity; dead and buried on Friday and allegedly resurrected on that infamous Sunday morning; as the christ of the organized church who masquerades as the true Christ; a spirit that comes not in its own name claiming to be the actual Antichrist but as a wooing, seemingly gentle and loving spirit that comes in the name and the stunningly close likeness of Jesus Christ himself See Mathew Apart from this, Gorfu’s interpretation of the condition of the Hebrews in the desert is interesting and even original.

Zerihun njetzsche it Jan 29, Furthermore as each card rides on top of the next card, it is simultaneously under the card just before it, and carries the weight of all those before. Some basic knowledge could be a prerequisite to benefit from any scientific or philosophical work. And there may be many more to come. Shopbop Designer Nietzshe Brands.

Let me ask if you consider yourself to be a religious man? With major historic victories, although heroes are conferred with a symbolic status, it has always been the masses who took the brunt of the burden. The serious and discerning student of the Gospel will know that charging Nietzsche with being the father of all lies and deceptions, and charging him with the unforgivable crime against the Holy Spirit does not correspond with the nietzshce of Jesus either, not even by a long shot!


A few ideas here, a few thoughts there, I began to write them down night after night, until finally, I had the entire manuscript completed.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. They need to observe many boundaries they should not cross, contga at their own peril. But I think in Gorfu, he has for the first time ever, found his match. It is difficult to say I liked and enjoyed this book; and likewise it is difficult to say that Gorfu’s analysis and critical review of Nietzsche’s work because I don’t feel his critique is accurate in many crucial places. Very few out-establishment thinkers have succeeded in this manner.

Be the first to ask a question about Gorfu Contra Nietzsche. He was leading a humble and quiet life. The Bloodless Revolution, 3 Welch, Kathryn.

Gorfu Contra Nietzsche

These in fact, are tools, which the masters use daily to keep slaves shackled in chains, while slaves if given half a chance, are most likely to rebel, revolt, and break free.

The future is bright. What are the conditions that affect the “will to emancipation”? Top rated Most recent Top rated. Being analytical and critical minded, Gorfu’s father, Aleka a scholarly title Zemenfes Kedus Abreha, wrote a book against some of the ill-practices of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church.

Could you please tell us a little bit about your childhood? Moments with Gebre Eyesus Gorfu. Gorfu revives the tradition of criticism of Nietzsche that was widespread in the first half of this century, when his philosophy was a living force. Gorfu has taken a humanitarian albeit secular case to a spiritual court; the final verdict of the “spiritual” trial: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Not one academic journal of a university, or of a philosophical society, either here or in Europe, has yet dared to mention, let alone seriously criticize my book.

Obviously, their views and the books he has read in childhood have played a pivotal role in his mental and emotional developments. It might be easy to see a lion or tiger hunt, kill, and feed on a gazelle, but just as equally important, hundreds of vermin are quietly, and invisibly, feeding on the tiger and lion.

Gorfu may be reached at: I plan to publish both very shortly. Related East Africa Ethiopia.

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If one or two hundred students can be found majoring in philosophy that is considered a miracle. And I loved it. He had accepted his lot as a shepherd and father in the house of Jethro, his Ethiopian father-in-law when he was called by God.

I have a couple dozen unpublished poems and many short stories in English, Amharic and Tigrinia. But, to answer your question, yes, I am deeply nietzsce, and yes, my religion does influence all my philosophy, my thoughts, and my life. And the only thing such a path entails is an in-depth, critical and objective study of his works on the cross, after which faith comes automatically when we have solved the question of his hidden identity.

His cotra deals with a wide range of topics. For this reason, he chose twisted parables and aphorisms instead of dialectics and formal logical argument.

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In this venture, Gorfu has demonstrated not only his depth of understanding of Nietzsche’s work, but his command over the history of philosophy as well. According to Nietzsche, the only human motivation is the will to power.

Nietzsche found that all goorfu moral ideas might be divided into two broad classes, corresponding to the two broad varieties of human beings – the masters and the slaves. Each stanza makes sense, and has a point.

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In reality, I am a true friend of philosophy. Gorfu appears to have amassed a decent amount of philosophical knowledge and a nietzsvhe skill in crafting attractive, plausible and compelling defensive and offensive arguements. Gorfu Contra Nietzsche, is read easily, and even has the flavor of an artistic work.