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Augustine: earlier writings

Augustine of Hippo

Augustine: earlier writings

by Augustine of Hippo

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Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and translated with introductions by John H. S. Burleigh
SeriesLibrary of Christian classics (Philadelphia, Pa.) -- v. 6....
ContributionsBurleigh, J. H. S. (John Henderson Seaforth), 1894-
The Physical Object
Pagination413 p. ;
Number of Pages413
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24614350M
OCLC/WorldCa19337697

Includes bibliographical references (page ) and index. This banner text can have : Philosophy, after all, is not about philosophy but reality about wisdom, life and death, good and evil, and God. The Eccentric Core This volume is a tribute to Seth Benardete by contributors who had the rare good fortune of studying with him or who discovered the treasure of his writings.

Augustine was born in Tagaste, a modest Roman community in a river valley 40 miles (64 km) from the Mediterranean coast in Africa, near the point where the veneer of Roman civilization thinned out in the highlands of ine’s parents were of the respectable class of Roman society, free to live on the work of others, but their means were sometimes straitened. Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by Saint Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between and AD. The work outlines Saint Augustine's sinful youth and his conversion to English translations of it are sometimes published under the title The Confessions of Saint Augustine in order to distinguish the book.

Augustine is that towering giant in the early church whose writings came to dominate both Catholic and Protestant thought. Here is a relatively painless way to sample his most important ideas from The Confessions, The City of God, sermons, letters, commentaries, etc. pages, softcover. HarperSanFrancisco. Augustine of Hippo: Selected Writings () by Saint AugustinePages: Augustinian Calvinism is a term used to emphasize the origin of John Calvin's theology within Augustine of Hippo's theology over a thousand years earlier. By his own admission, John Calvin's theology was deeply influenced by Augustine of Hippo, the fourth-century church eth-century Reformed theologian B. B. Warfield said, "The system of doctrine taught by Calvin is just the.


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The book also contains an interesting retraction written later in Augustine's life. Augustine began to evaluate his own writing later in his life. He re-explained some earlier points he felt had been misunderstood in his writing. One of those retractions puts to death the Cessationistic assumption that all miracles had ceased by Augustine's by: 2.

These are Augustine's writings from the time of his conversion to Christianity in AD until he became Bishop of Hippo in Included are eight of the most important treatises from this period in which Augustine's Christian position was being formulated.

With each work is a brief introduction and Augustine's own review of the treatise.3/5(1). Writings mostly from the period between Augustine's conversion and his ordination. This book has Augustine writing in a lot of varied styles, from very short, simple discourses to long, philosophically complex dialogues.

There are a couple of lesser works here, of course, but it also features one of his absolute best, Of True Religion/5. : Augustine: Earlier Writings (The Library of Christian Classics) () by H.

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(Burleigh] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(4). This volume of The Library of Christian Classics contains Augustine's writings from the time of his conversion to Christianity in A.D.

until he became Bishop of Hippo in Included are eight of the most important treatises from this period in which Augustine's Christian position was being formulated. The Editor has included a brief introduction and a review from Augustine for each Format: Paperback.

These are Augustine's writings from the time of his conversion to Christianity in AD until he became Bishop of Hippo in Included are eight of the most important treatises from this period in which Augustine's Christian position was being formulated.

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Augustine: Earlier Writings. Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. These are Augustine's writings from the time of his conversion to Christianity in AD until he became Bishop of Hippo in Included are eight of the most important treatises from this period in which Augustine's Christian position was being formulated.

Augustine: Earlier Writings St. Augustine, John S. Burleigh These are Augustine's writings from the time of his conversion to Christianity in A.D until he became Bishop of Hippo in Augustine of Hippo’s most popular book is Confessions. The Political Writings of St. Augustine by.

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Augustine Volumes. Volume I - Prolegomena: St. Augustine's Life and Work, Confessions, Letters; Volume II - The City of God, Christian Doctrine; Volume III - On the Holy Trinity, Doctrinal Treatises, Moral Treatises; Volume IV - The Anti-Manichaean Writings, The Anti-Donatist Writings.

Augustine had a complex motive for undertaking such a self-analysis. 1 1 He had no models before him, for such earlier writings as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius and the autobiographical sections in Hilary of Poitiers and Cyprian of Carthage have only to be compared with the .Summary.

Augustine begins Book V by praising God and explaining the importance of owning up to the completeness and universality of the one true Christian God. He does this through a series of complicated scriptural references, and he asserts that the "unjust" will have no escape from God.In fact, at times in Augustine's writings he appears to present the human person as capable of solving the mystery of selfhood with ease.

In De Libero Arbitrio, Augustine claims that all one must do to live the good life is ‘to do nothing but will it.’14 14 Lib arb ; ‘ On Author: Terence Sweeney.