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The Theology of Augustine
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Matthew Levering
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-15 - Publisher: Baker Books

Most theology students realize Augustine is tremendously influential on the Christian tradition as a whole, but they generally lack real knowledge of his writings. This volume introduces Augustine's theology through seven of his most important works. Matthew Levering begins with a discussion of Augustine's life and times and then provides
The Theology of Augustine's Confessions
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Paul Rigby
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This study of Augustine's Confessions presents his testimony of conversion as an antidote to modern culture's tendency toward disbelief.
Luther's Augustinian Theology of the Cross
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Marco Barone
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-06 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

"These theological paradoxes ... have been deduced well or poorly from St. Paul, the especially chosen vessel and instrument of Christ, and also from St. Augustine, his most trustworthy interpreter." These are some of Martin Luther's words that introduce hs Heidelberg Disputation (1518), a collection of doctrinal theses that serves
Saeculum
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: R. A. Markus
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The main concern of this book is with those aspects of Augustine's thought which help to answer questions about the purpose of human society.
The Incarnation of the Word
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Edward Morgan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-01 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

An exploration of three of Augustine's central texts, the De Trinitate, the De Doctrina Christiana, and the Confessions elucidate the principles of Augustine's theology of language. This is done in a systematic manner, which previous scholarship on Augustine has lacked. Augustine's principles are revealed through a close reading of these