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The Confessions

The Confessions

Paperback

Religion General General Christianity

Publisher Price: $15.95

ISBN10: 0375700218
ISBN13: 9780375700217
Publisher: Vintage
Published: Dec 29 1998
Pages: 400
Weight: 0.70
Height: 0.94 Width: 5.23 Depth: 8.01
Language: English
God is our home but many of us have strayed from our native land.
The venerable authors of these Spiritual Classics are expert guides--
may we follow their directions home. --Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Writing in the last years of the fourth century a.d., Saint Augustine of Hippo created what is at once the first true autobiography in Western literature and among the most sophisticated yet accessible theological arguments in the history of Christianity. With extraordinary candor and psychological acumen, Augustine recounts his passage from a life of sensuality, Manichaean superstition, and empty careerism to a genuine spiritual awakening, and he articulates views on marriage, morality, and faith that have shaped our discourse ever since. The Confessions allows us to appreciate both the startling modernity of Augustine's insights and the imperishable poetry of his voice. With a new Preface by MacArthur Fellow Patricia Hampl,

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