Augustine of Hippo : a life

Henry Chadwick

The life and works of Augustine of Hippo (354-430) have shaped the development of the Christian Church, sparking controversy and influencing the ideas of theologians through subsequent centuries. Augustine's journey from schoolboy and student to Bishop and champion of Western Christendom in a p...

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Main Author: Chadwick, Henry, 1920-2008 (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.
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Physical Description:xx, 177 pages ; 21 cm
ISBN(s):9780199588060 : paperback
General note:Includes index.
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Table of Contents:
  • Abbreviations
  • 1. A Personal Quest
  • The Making of a Professor
  • Mani
  • Milan
  • Plato
  • An Uncomfortable Call
  • 2. Cassiciacum and the Death of Monnica at Ostia
  • 3. Back to Thagaste
  • Language and Communication
  • True Religion
  • 4. Discovering the Church
  • Still a Monk
  • Is the Monastery Manichee?
  • Ethics
  • 5. Bishop
  • 6. North African Christianity
  • 7. Christian Culture
  • Questions for Simplician
  • Christian Education
  • The Confessions
  • Aesthetic Beauty
  • 8. Divided Christians
  • Coercion
  • 9. Discerning the Trinity
  • 10. Two Cities
  • The Conflict between Paganism and Christianity
  • The City of God
  • 11. Freedom and Grace
  • Foreknowledge and Predestination
  • A Storm of Criticism: Hell and Sex
  • Short Reading List
  • Index.