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This new translation and edition of the text will be of value both to readers who wish to consult the original Latin, and to those interested in the social history of earlyChristianity, and in the intellectual development of Augustine in his early years as bishop of Hippo. Index of Biblical Passages Cited. General Index.
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Walsh, P. Hargrove, Henry Lee, trans. Saint Augustine of Hippo is one of the central figures in the history of Christianity, and this book Garry Wills is an exceptionally gifted translator and one of our best writers on religion today. This work outlines Augustine's sinful youth and his conversion to Christianity. It is widely seen as the first Western autobiography ever written, and was an influential model for Christian writers throughout the following years of the Middle Ages.
It is not a complete autobiography, as it was written in his early 40s, and he lived long It is widely seen as The City of God deals with issues concerning God, martyrdom, Jews, and other aspects of Christian philosophy. Influential work recalls author's mid-4th-century origins in rural Algeria; lavish lifestyle in Milan; his struggle with sexual desires; eventual renunciation of secular ambitions and marriage; and recovery of his Catholic faith. Influential work recalls author's mid-4th-century origins in rural Algeria; lavish lifestyle in De bono coniugali and De sancta virginitate were written in the same year AD In them Augustine rebuffs the Manichees, who argued that marriage was evil, and the followers of Jovinian, who argued that the married state was as meritorious as that of virginity.
The first work analyses why marriage is good, and the second why virginity is a In them Since the dawn of the fifth century, theology students, religious scholars, and ordinary Christians have turned to this volume for guidance on how to read the Bible and understand the true meaning of scripture. Since the dawn of the fifth century, theology students, religious scholars, and ordinary Christians For many of us, the search for the true self begins and ends with God. Certainly this is true for author Michelle Prosser. In this remarkable book, Prosser opens up her life experiences to light the way for each of us as we undertake our own journey of self-discovery.