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Augustine of Hippo, Selected Writings
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Augustin (saint).), Saint Augustine (of Hippo), AUGUSTINUS AURELIUS (helgen, biskop, kirkefader- og lærer), Saint Augustine of Hippo
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: Paulist Press

Gathers selections from St. Augustine's autobiographical Confessions, sermons on Christian life and the Psalms, and his discussion of the secular and Christian views of happiness.
Saint Augustine of Hippo
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Miles Hollingworth
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In a stimulating and provocative reinterpretation of Augustine's ideas and their position in the Western intellectual tradition, Miles Hollingworth, though well versed in the latest scholarship, draws his inspiration largely from the actual narrative of Augustine's life. By this means he reintroduces a cardinal but long-neglected fact to the centre
St. Augustine on Marriage and Sexuality
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Augustin ((saint ;), Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.), Aurelius Augustinus, Elizabeth Clark, Saint Augustine of Hippo
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: CUA Press

Augustine of Hippo (b. A.D. 354) is considered the single most influential theologian in the history of the Church in the West. Among his many contributions, Augustine developed a sexual ethic that became decisive for all later teachings in the Christian West on issues of marriage, reproduction, and sexuality. Some
The Pilgrim City
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Augustin ((saint ;), Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.)
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd

St Augustine on the human condition, justice, the State, slavery, private property and war: essential sourcebook for historians of late classical and medieval thought.
St. Augustine of Hippo
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: R.W. Dyson
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-21 - Publisher: A&C Black

St Augustine of Hippo was the earliest thinker to develop a distinctively Christian political and social philosophy. He does so mainly from the perspective of Platonism and Stoicism; but by introducing the biblical and Pauline conceptions of sin, grace and predestination he radically transforms the 'classical' understanding of the political.