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Unformatted text preview: - Writes the Confessions , the On Christian Education , Begins the de Trinitate .- By 400 he is assured ta place as one of the greatest thinkers in W. history. Controversy with Pelagius. 410 - Pelagius attacks The Confessions X, 29 (40- Sack of Rome by the Visigoths. 411 - A. attacks Pelagius. 412 - Augustine writes The Spirit and the Letter . 413 - Aug. starts to write The City of God . 416-422- City of God appears in installments. 416 & 418 - Pelgius condemned by two North African synods. He fades into obscurity. Controversy with Bishop Julian of Eclanum. (So. Italy.) 420 - 430 - A. engaged in bitter dispute with Julian of Eclanum, a follower of Pelagius. Most of A.'s pessimistic and gloomy writings date from this period. Esp. the Opus imperfectum contra Julianum . 430 - August 28 - Augustine dies....
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- Spring '08