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eBook Answer To Faustus ePub

by Saint Augustine

  • ISBN: 1565482646
  • Category: Christian Living
  • Subcategory: Bibles
  • Author: Saint Augustine
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: New City Press (March 1, 2007)
  • Pages: 456
  • ePub book: 1579 kb
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  • Rating: 4.1
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Answer to Faustus, a Manichean book. A pack of thirty-three books of Augustine's Answer to Faustus, A Manichean, which were written between 408 and 410. Get A Copy.

Answer to Faustus, a Manichean book.

The Answer to Faustus, a Manichean is the most extensive attack on the Manichean religion that the early Church produced

The Answer to Faustus, a Manichean is the most extensive attack on the Manichean religion that the early Church produced. Since Augustine himself had been associated with Manicheanism for nearly a decade before his conversion.

Faustus of Mileve was a Manichaean bishop of the fourth century. He is now remembered for his encounter with Augustine of Hippo, in Carthage around 383. He was from Milevis, Numidia (modern Algeria). From a poor, pagan background, he had become a highly reputed teacher, preacher and debater. Augustine, a Manichaean at that time, questioned Manichaean teachers in Carthage to find answers, but repeatedly was told that Faustus would have them.

Answer to Faustus, a Manichean. Written probably at the very end of the fourth century, the Answer responds to a certain Faustus, a Manichean bishop, who objects to the Old Testament and questions how Christians can claim it for themselves. by Augustine of Hippo.

Saint Augustine of Hippo in The Four Doctors of the Western Church. The Saint Augustine Taken to School by Saint Monica. He directed that the library of the church in Hippo and all the books therein should be carefully preserved. by Niccolò di Pietro 1413–15. Augustine was born in the year 354 AD in the municipium of Thagaste (now Souk Ahras, Algeria) in the Roman province of Numidia  .

Answer to faustus, a manichean Augustine, Saint, Bishop Of Hippo Неизвестно 9781565482647 : A pack of thirty-three books of Augustine& Answer to Faustus, A Manichean, which were written betwe. 2007 Серия: The works of saint augustine, a translation for the 21st century: part 1 - books Язык: ENG Размер: 2. 9 x 1. 8 x . 2 cm Читательская аудитория: General (us: trade) Рейтинг: Поставляется из: Англии Описание: A pack of thirty-three books of Augustine& Answer to Faustus, A Manichean, which were written between 408 and 410.

Reply to Faustus the Manichaean. Concerning the Nature of Good, Against the Manichaeans. On Baptism, Against the Donatists In Answer to the Letters of Petilian, the Donatist, Bishop of Cirta. A Treatise Concerning the Correction of the Donatists.

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The Answer to Faustus, a Manichean is the most extensive attack on the Manichean religion that the early Church produced. Since Augustine himself had been associated with Manicheanism for nearly a decade before his conversion, his writing displays an insiders knowledge of Manichean teaching. Written probably at the very end of the fourth century, the Answer responds to a certain Faustus, a Manichean bishop, who objects to the Old Testament and questions how Christians can claim it for themselves.

Augustine cites Faustus arguments at length, thus giving the reader a useful insight into the Manichean mentality. The Answer is valuable for its reasoned and still-relevant defense of Hebrew Scripture and of its patriarchs and prophets, and also for the opportunity that it gives Augustine to draw connections between the Old and the New Testaments and to show how, in Christian eyes, the latter is the fulfillment of the former.

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This book is the most extensive attack on the Manichean religion that the early church produced. Since Augustine himself had been associated with Manicheanism for nearly a decade before his conversion, his writing displays an insider's knowledge of Manichean teaching. Written probably at the very end of the fourth century, the Answer responds to a certain Faustus, a Manichean bishop, who objects to the Old Testament and questions how Christians can claim it for themselves. Augustine cites Faustus' arguments at length, thus giving the reader a useful insight into the Manichean mentality. The Answer is valuable for its reasoned and still-relevant defense of Hebrew Scripture and of its patriarchs and prophets, and also for the opportunity that it gives Augustine to draw connections between the Old and the New Testaments and to show how, in Christian eyes, the latter is the fulfillment of the former.