The Political Writings of St. Augustine
This collection, taken from the works of St. Augustine, has been arranged so as to give the reader an organized, comprehensive view of the great African saint's political ideas. These, no less than his ideas on sin, grace and predestination, have long been an object of study and controversy.
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And therefore it follows , further , that the father of the family ought to frame his
domestic rule in accordance with the law of the city , so that the household may
be in harmony with the civic order . But the families which do not live by faith seek
It is indeed better ( as no one ever could deny ) that men should be led to worship
God by teaching , than that they should be driven to it by fear of punishment or
pain ; but it does not follow that because the former course produces the better ...
Hence there follows the account of the injurious treatment received by Christ at
the hands of Pilate and his cohort . " On the Jews crying out that they did not wish
Jesus to be released unto them at the passover , but Barabbas the robber ; not ...
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