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Confessions of Saint Augustine

Author: Augustine, of Hippo Saint; Simon Vance
Publisher: [Escondido, Calif.] : Hovel Audio, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Candid and fascinating, Augustine (who was an avowed hedonist before his sudden conversion) writes about faith with the reckless abandon of a lover. The fourth-century bishop of Hippo in North Africa, Augustine, wrote The confessions, the first true autobiography, to confess his sins and proclaim God's goodness. It has been a standard of spiritual literature ever since. The Confessions is both the account of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Augustine, of Hippo Saint; Augustine, of Hippo Saint
Material Type: Biography, Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Augustine, of Hippo Saint; Simon Vance
OCLC Number: 72436708
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Translation of: Confessiones.
Unabridged.
Duration: 12:46:34.
Performer(s): Read by Simon Vance.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 183609 KB; MP3 file size: 359940 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Confessiones.
Responsibility: Augustine di Hippo.

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Candid and fascinating, Augustine (who was an avowed hedonist before his sudden conversion) writes about faith with the reckless abandon of a lover. The fourth-century bishop of Hippo in North Africa, Augustine, wrote The confessions, the first true autobiography, to confess his sins and proclaim God's goodness. It has been a standard of spiritual literature ever since. The Confessions is both the account of Augustine's journey to the Christian faith and a compelling theology of Christian spirituality for everyone.

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