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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For the possession of goodness is by no means diminished by being shared with
a partner either permanent or temporarily assumed ; on the contrary , the
possession of goodness is increased in proportion to the concord and charity of
each of ...
Certainly , what is lawfully possessed is not another's property , but ' lawfully '
means justly and justly means rightly . He who uses his wealth badly possesses it
wrongfully , and wrongful possession means that it is another's property . You see
6 Do not say , What have I to do with the king ? as in that case , what have you to
do with the possession ? ... Say not then that the possessions are thine ; because
it is to those same human rights , by which men enjoy their possessions , thou ...
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SECURING THE PEACE OF BABYLON
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