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by Augustine of Hippo,Rex Warner,Vernon J. Bourke
Author: Augustine of Hippo,Rex Warner,Vernon J. Bourke
Publisher: Signet (April 1, 1963)
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Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by Saint Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between 397 and 400 AD.
Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by Saint Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between 397 and 400 AD. The work outlines Saint Augustine's sinful youth and his conversion to Christianity.
During a visit to Hippo near his hometown he entered the priesthood and in 395 he became Bishop of Hippo, an office he held until his death.
He is known for his literary accomplishments, chiefly The City of God and The Confessions, as well as his patient pastoral leadership in the Catholic Church.
Augustine of Hippo’s most popular book is Confessions. The Confessions of Saint Augustine: Books I-X by. Augustine of Hippo, Frank Sheed (translator).
A very good collection of topically-arranged excerpts from Augustine. The man was dreadfully important, and wrote copiously
Only 8 left in stock (more on the way). A very good collection of topically-arranged excerpts from Augustine. The man was dreadfully important, and wrote copiously. I found this collection useful both as a synthesis of his thoughts, and as a "diving off point" for further study.
Saint Augustine was born to a Catholic mother and a pagan father on November 13, 354, at Thagaste, near Algiers. He studied Latin literature and later taught rhetoric in Rome and Milan. He originally joined the Manicheans, a religious sect, but grew unhappy with some of their philosophies. After his conversion to Christianity and his baptism in 387, Augustine developed his own approach to philosophy and theology, accommodating a variety of methods and different perspectives. He believed that the grace of Christ was indispensable to human freedom, and he framed the concepts of original sin and.
Saint Augustine of Hippo (1961). Harmondsworth Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Augustine Confessions, Trans. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 1966. eBook Collection (EBSCOhost). p. Book X, Chapter 1. ^ Outler Introduction 1955, p. 7. ^ Saint Augustine of Hippo (1961).
The Essential Augustine. by Augustine of Hippo · Vernon J. Bourke. The Complete Works of Saint Augustine: The Confessions, On Grace and Free Will, The City of God, On Christian Doctrine, Expositions on the Book Of Psalms,. 50 Books With Active Table of Contents)
The Essential Augustine. 50 Books With Active Table of Contents). by Augustine of Hippo · Philip Schaff · Marcus Dods · Rose Elizabeth Cleveland · . May the blessing of the Great Head of the Church accompany and crown this work. This collection gathers together all, complete works by Saint Augustine in a single, convenient, high quality, and extremely low priced Kindle volume!
About Augustine of Hippo. His more than fifty books include Modern American Religion.
About Augustine of Hippo. Rex Warner was a Professor of the University of Connecticut from 1964 until his retirement in He was born in 1905 and went to Wadham College, Oxford, where he gained a 'first' in Classical Moderations, and took a degree in English Literature. He taught in Egypt and England, and was Director of the British Institute, Athens, from 1945 to 1947. He is a winner of the National Book Award and was the first religion scholar to receive the National Humanities Medal.