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St. Augustine of Hippo St. Augustine’s  Confessions
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Background Augustine of  (November 13, 354 – August 28, 430),  was Bishop of Hippo Regius (Algeria).  He was a Latin-speaking philosopher and  theologian.  His writings were very influential in the  development of Western Christianity. He "established anew the ancient faith“ After his conversion to Christianity and baptism  (387 AD), Augustine developed his own approach to  philosophy and theology, accommodating a variety 
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In the Catholic Church and the Anglican  Communion, he is a saint and pre-eminent Doctor of  the Church, and the patron of the Augustinian  religious order  His memorial is celebrated 28 August, the day of his  death.  He is the patron saint of brewers, printers,  theologians, sore eyes, and a number of cities and  dioceses. Many Protestants, especially Calvinists, consider 
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