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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... had those times continued which Sallust sketched , when he says , “ At first the
kings ( for that was the first title of empire in the world ) were divided in their
sentiments : part cultivated the mind , others the body POLITICAL WRITINGS 59.
the mind that museth upon many things ” ? 3 And eagerness , or desire of action ,
if this is the right meaning to put upon the Greek opuń , is also reckoned among
the primary advantages of nature ; and yet is it not this which produces those ...
Answer , judge the case , the judge's tribunal is in thy mind , there is sitting there
God , there is at hand for accuser conscience , for torturer fear . Amid things of
men thou art , in the fellowship of men thou art engaged : think what thou
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THE RISE AND FALL OF NATIONS
Gods Governance and Roman
SECURING THE PEACE OF BABYLON
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