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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics – The Confessions of St Augustine

St Augustine was born on November 13, 354 AD We have previously examined St Augustine’s life as well as his Confessions in part.  Please review the previously posted material so that you receive a fuller picture of the work and the … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Prayer and Work Together Get Us Through Our Days

“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.”  – St Augustine Sage advice from a sage.  Too often people choose to do either one or the other.  Even more often we struggle hard as … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Confessions of St. Augustine, Book Eight

There are many ways to tell a story.  This is true even if the story is an autobiography.  No greater proof of this could be found than the 13 books that form Confessions.  At the age of 40 or so in … Continue reading

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