Augustine: The Confessions and the City of God

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World-renown author, Fr. Benedict J. Groeschel, shows how Augustine's influential work is just as relevant today as it was 1,600 years ago. A charming and accessible approach to the master, Augustine combines a variety of translations with Groeschel's own reflections and insight.

The writings of St. Augustine have held a revered place in both Catholic and Protestant teachings for centuries. Now, the world-renowned author of Spiritual Passages shows how Augustine's ...

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Overview


World-renown author, Fr. Benedict J. Groeschel, shows how Augustine's influential work is just as relevant today as it was 1,600 years ago. A charming and accessible approach to the master, Augustine combines a variety of translations with Groeschel's own reflections and insight.

The writings of St. Augustine have held a revered place in both Catholic and Protestant teachings for centuries. Now, the world-renowned author of Spiritual Passages shows how Augustine's life and thought are as important to the world today as they were 1,600 years ago.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780824525057
  • Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 6/28/1995
  • Series: The Crossroad Spiritual Legacy Series
  • Pages: 178
  • Sales rank: 1,450,176
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.25 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
Ch. 1 The Young Augustine - The Confessions 15
Ch. 2 Augustine the Philosopher 41
Ch. 3 Augustine - The Preacher of the Word 67
Ch. 4 Augustine - The Mystic 84
Ch. 5 Augustine - Theologian of the Trinity 110
Ch. 6 Augustine the Historian - The City of God 131
Ch. 7 Augustine as a Spiritual Guide 152
Addenda: Augustine, the Religious 165
Addenda: Augustine on Women 168
Suggested Reading 171
Notes 173
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