The confessions ; The city of God ; On Christian doctrine

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Apologetics, Early works to 1800, Biography, Christian saints, Kingdom of God, The
Other titlesCity of God., On Christian doctrine., Augustine.
Statementby Saint Augustine
SeriesGreat books of the Western world -- 18, Great books of the Western world -- 18.
ContributionsPusey, E. B. (Edward Bouverie), 1800-1882, Dods, Marcus, 1786-1838, Shaw, J. J. (James Johnston), 1845-1910
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LC ClassificationsBR65 .A6 .E5 1952
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 698 p.
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Open LibraryOL27107877M
OCLC/WorldCa153319075

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The Confessions/The City of God/On Christian Doctrine book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. The confessions ; The city of God ; On Christian doctrine (Great books of the Western world) Out of Print--Limited Availability.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, /5(99). The City of God The "City of God" is the masterpiece of the greatest genius among the Latin Fathers, and the best known and most read of his works, except the "Confessions." It embodies the results of thirteen years of intellectual labor and study (from A.D.

Augustins: City of God and On Christian Doctrine Febru J by Lichtenberg The “City of God” is the masterpiece of the greatest genius among the Latin Fathers, and the best known and most read of Augustins works, except the “Confessions.”.

The final book, book XXII, tells of the end of the city of God, after which the saved will be given eternal happiness and will become immortal.

Analysis. Augustine created a theology of the self in The Confessions, and in The City of God he initiates a theology of history. He uncovers a wide-ranging explanation of history that begins with. The Complete Works of Saint Augustine: The Confessions, On Grace and Free Will, The City of God, On Christian Doctrine, Expositions on the Book Of Psalms.

Augustine's City of God and Christian Doctrine) whosoever should believe and should repent, and turn from his sins, should be saved by the same faith and repentance on the ground of which he is received into the bosom of the Church (NPNF St. On Christian Doctrine (Latin: De doctrina Christiana, ) The Confessions of Saint Augustine (Confessiones, ) The City of God (De civitate Dei, begun ca.finished ) Appendix: Augustine of Hippo BiographyBrand: MobileReference.

Genre/Form: Biographies Early works Biography Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, Confessions ; The city of God. The “City of God” is the masterpiece of the greatest genius among the Latin Fathers, and the best known and most read of his works, except the “Confessions.” It embodies the results of thirteen years of intellectual labor and study (from A.D.

Get this from a library. The confessions ; The city of God ; On Christian doctrine. [Augustine, of Hippo Saint; E B Pusey; Marcus Dods; J J Shaw] -- Written shortly after he became Bishop of Hippo, "Confessions" highlights Augustine's childhood in Numidia and his riotous youth and early manhood in Carthage, Rome, and Milan.

It also chronicles his. The Confessions The City Of God On Christian Doctrine Item Preview The Confessions The City Of God On Christian Doctrine. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t59d2d Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4. plus-circle Add Review.

comment. intellectually stimulating gem. If you are new to spiritual works, start with his Confessions. Oh, Lord, let me read the complete works of St. Augustine but not yet. The Complete Works of Saint Augustine: The Confessions, On Grace and Free Will, The City of God, On Christian Doctrine, Expositions on the Book Of Psalms, File Size: KB.

Augustine - St. Augustine - Christian Doctrine: De doctrina christiana (Books I–III, /, Book IV, ; Christian Doctrine) was begun in the first years of Augustine’s episcopacy but finished 30 years later.

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This imitation of Cicero’s Orator for Christian purposes sets out a theory of the interpretation of Scripture and offers practical guidance to the would-be preacher. BOOK 1 Commencing with the invocation of God, Augustine relates in detail the beginning of his life, his infancy and boyhood, up to his fifteenth year; at which age he acknowledges that he was more inclined to all youthful pleasures and vices than to the study of letters.

BOOK 2 He advances to puberty, and indeed to the early part of the sixteenth year of his age, in which. The City of God On Christian Doctrine It also should not be combined with omnibus editions that contain different collections of works (such as Augustine's Confessions and The City of God only, or Confessions together with works by other authors such as Thomas a Kempis)/5.

The Confessions ; The City of God ; On Christian Doctrine (Book): Augustine. EDITOR’S PREFACE. The “City of God” is the masterpiece of the greatest genius among the Latin Fathers, and the best known and most read of his works, except the “Confessions.” It embodies the results of thirteen years of intellectual labor and study (from ad ).

It is a vindication of Christianity against the attacks of the heathen in view of the sacking of the city of. Buy a cheap copy of City of God/Christian Doctrine book by Augustine of Hippo. Free shipping over $ A confession is a manual of Christian doctrine drawn up in the form of essays. Confessions are typically written in a chapter format and grouped according to a particular subject.

there are a great number of proof texts which provide the Scriptural basis for each subject. Written between A.D. andThe City of God is one of the great cornerstones in the history of Christian thought, a book which is vital to the understanding of modern Western society.

Augustine originally intended it to be an apology for Christianity against the accusation that the Church was responsible for the decline of the Roman Empire, which had occurred just three.

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Average Rating. "The City of God Against the Pagans (Latin: De civitate Dei contra paganos), often called The City of God, is a book of Christian philosophy written in Latin by Augustine of Hippo in.

Augustine - St. Augustine - Confessions: Although autobiographical narrative makes up much of the first 9 of the 13 books of Augustine’s Confessiones (c. ; Confessions), autobiography is incidental to the main purpose of the work. For Augustine, “confessions” is a catchall term for acts of religiously authorized speech: praise of God, blame of self, confession of faith.

The City of God On Christian Doctrine The Confessions of Saint Augustine The Letters of Saint Augustine The Soliloquies Expositions on the Book of Psalms Our Lord's Sermon on the Mount, According to Matthew The Harmony of the Gospels On the Holy Trinity Lectures or Tractates on the Gospel According to St.

John. Doctrinal Treatises/5(). Since the dawn of the fifth century, theology students, religious scholars, and ordinary Christians have turned to this volume for instruction. Written by one of the foremost leaders in the development of Christian thought, it offers clear guidance on how to read the Bible and understand the true meaning of scripture.

On Christian Doctrine () by Saint Pages:   On Christian Doctrine (A Treatise on Scripture Interpretation Rules) by St. Augustine Publication date Usage Public Domain Topics Audiobook - nonfiction, Religion, Bible St.

Augustine. Read "Works Of Augustine Of Hippo: On Christian Doctrine, The Confessions Of Saint Augustine & The City Of God. (Mobi Collected Works)" by Augustine of Hippo available from Rakuten Kobo. This collection was designed for optimal navigation on eReaders and other electronic devices.

This collection offBrand: Mobilereference. The City of God by Augustine of Hippo is a book of Christian Philosophy first published in the year C.E.

Originally called De civitate Dei contra paganos, or The City of God Against the Pagans, the book responds to the accusation that Christianity triggered the fall of Rome. Augustine of Hippo produced a significant body of work, but The. The City of God is one of the most important works of Christian history and philosophy ever written.

The writings of St. Augustine are as intriguing to the casual reader as it is to Christian researchers. St. Augustine's work provides insight into Western thought and the development of Western civilizations.The four books of St.

Augustine On Christian Doctrine (De Doctrina Christiana, iv libri) are a commend of exegetical theology to guide the reader in the understanding and interpretation of the Sacred Scriptures, according to the analogy of faith.St. Augustine: City of God and Christian Doctrine Kindle Edition with the "City of God," founded upon self-contempt and love for God--and The Confessions.

The latter of these speaks for itself; one of the earliest extant autobiographies, it remains unsurpassed as a sincere and intimate record of a great and pious soul laid bare before God. /5(8).