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Concerning the city of God against the pagans

Author: Augustine, of Hippo Saint
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"St. Augustine, bishop of Hippo, is one of the central figures in the history of Christianity, and City of God is one of his greatest theological works. Written as an eloquent defense of the faith at a time when the Roman Empire was on the brink of collapse, it examines the ancient pagan religions of Rome, the arguments of the Greek philosophers and the revelations of the Bible. Pointing the way forward to a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Nonfiction
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Augustine, of Hippo Saint
ISBN: 0140448942 9780140448948
OCLC Number: 54483568
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
Notes: Originally published: 1972.
Description: lxxi, 1097 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: De civitate Dei.
City of God
Responsibility: St. Augustine ; translated by Henry Bettenson ; with a new introduction by G. R. Evans.
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St Augustine, bishop of Hippo, was one of the central figures in the history of Christianity. Written as a defence of the faith at a time when the Roman Empire was on the brink of collapse, this  Read more...

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