A Companion to Augustine by Mark Vessey

By Mark Vessey

A better half to Augustine provides a clean choice of scholarship via best teachers with a brand new method of contextualizing Augustine and his works in the multi-disciplinary box of past due Antiquity, displaying Augustine as either a made from the cultural forces of his occasions and a cultural strength in his personal right.

  • Discusses the existence and works of Augustine inside of their complete historic context, instead of privileging the theological context
  • Presents Augustine’s lifestyles, works and prime principles within the cultural context of the overdue Roman international, supplying a colourful and fascinating feel of Augustine in motion in his personal time and position
  • Opens up a brand new part of analysis on Augustine, delicate to the numerous and sundry views of scholarship on past due Roman tradition
  • State-of-the-art essays through best lecturers during this field

Show description

Read or Download A Companion to Augustine PDF

Best church history books

Faith in the Great Physician: Suffering and Divine Healing in American Culture, 1860-1900 (Lived Religions)

Religion within the nice doctor tells the tale of ways members within the evangelical divine therapeutic flow of the past due 19th century reworked the methods americans coped with actual illness and pursued physically well-being. studying the politics of affliction, well-being, and therapeutic in this interval, Heather D.

Melchisedec

This can be a nice e-book to appreciate the genuine priesthood of the believer that's rising upon the Earth this present day. Written in either ebook and learn define shape, it permits anyone to appreciate the Manifestation of the Sons of God the full earth is groaning for. This ebook is either demanding, but encouraging, that you simply can also be a provider of the breath of God!

SABBATH OF WEEKS THE POWER DRIVEN LIFE: As our Master so are We

It's the project of this booklet, to empower the rear and communicant, purchase impartation of fact via revelation of the scriptures, that's the facility of God.

Introducing Practical Theology: Mission, Ministry, and the Life of the Church

This advent to the sphere of sensible theology reclaims a theological imaginative and prescient for the lifestyles and paintings of the church. Pete Ward dispels the parable that useful theology is a distraction from the "real" projects of ministry or from severe educational theological paintings. He argues that sensible theology is a part of the standard lifetime of the church and that there are a number of attainable techniques, supporting readers review the strategy that's fantastic to their ministerial context and theological culture.

Additional resources for A Companion to Augustine

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.40 of 5 – based on 17 votes