Augustine

Augustine - Augustine Historical into Augustine 354 430 AD...

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Augustine 16:58 Historical into Augustine 354 – 430 AD Tagaste  Middle class Typical late Roman Education (Virgil, Cicero) – education focuses on rhetoric Converted at age 33, spends at lassiciacam (monantic lifestyle) Called to be  Bishop of Hippo Augustine 13 Nov. 354-430 AD – Father of Western Christianity Theology     Augustine’s develops over time - confessions is the midpoint Emphasis o The reality of “original sin” – Augustine coined this phase o Sovereignty of God (Manicheism) o The necessity of grace for salvation o “Apoc from the church, there is no salvation” “Confessions ” 
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1. Confession of sin a. Every stage of life he was sinful 2. Confession of praise 3. Confession of faith a. Creeds, beliefs  b. Public confession Augustine famous quote “For thou hast made un for thyself, and Our hearts are restless till in thee” o 1. God created humanity o 2. Natural impulse to seek God Original sin = unnatural, a disease o 3. Apart from God, we are restless “Essentialism ” – “Humans are created beings which in turn determines entirely 
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