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The Confessions of St. Augustine (Paraclete Essentials Series)

eBook|Jun 2010
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They that seek shall find him, and those who find shall praise him.The first autobiography ever written, Augustine's Confessions ranks amoung the most profound books in history. But it's more than that; this testament shows how God gives rest to...

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They that seek shall find him, and those who find shall praise him.The first autobiography ever written, Augustine's Confessions ranks amoung the most profound books in history. But it's more than that; this testament shows how God gives rest to the weary and hope to the hopeless. ?This book is the masterpiece from which all other Christian memoirs flow. Augustine's astonishing story remains as fresh as it did when he wrote it in the late fourth century. The Confessions still speaks with a clear, vivid and altogether distinctive voice to believers and seekers searching for the One who will give rest to their restless hearts.? ?James Martin, SJ, author of My Life with the Saints
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 429552
  • Product Code 9781557258250
  • ISBN 1557258252
  • EAN 9781557258250
  • Department General Books
  • Category Biography
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Paraclete Pree
  • Publication Date Jun 2010
  • DRM Adobe
  • Printable No
  • Size 3.75 MB (PDF)

Saint Augustine

Saint Augustine was born to a Catholic mother and a pagan father on November 13, 354, at Tagasta, near Algiers. He studied Latin literature and later taught rhetoric in Rome and Milan. He originally joined the Manicheans, a religious sect, but grew unhappy with some of their philosophies. He soon turned to Christianity and was baptized in 386. One of Augustine's major goals was a single, unified church. He was ordained a priest in 391 and appointed Bishop of Hippo, in Roman Africa, in 396, His writings and arguments with other sects include the Donatists and the Pelagians. On the Trinity, The City of God, and On Nature and Grace are some of his important writings. Confessions, which is considered his masterpiece, is an autobiographical work that recounts his restless youth and details the spiritual experiences that led him to Christianity. Many of Augustine's ideas, such as those concerning sin and predestination, became integral to the doctrines of the Church. Augustine died on August 28, 430AD.

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