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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He is of opinion that there are two parts in human nature , body and soul , and
makes no doubt that of these two the soul is the better and by far the more worthy
part . But whether the soul alone is the man , so that the body holds the same ...
Aurelius Augustinus, Saint Augustine (of Hippo) Henry Paolucci, Dino Bigongiari.
the soul from succumbing and yielding to the flesh that lusts against it , and to
refuse our consent to the perpetration of sin . Far be it from us , then , to fancy that
of dance of pleasures , that the peace of the body might contribute to the peace of
the soul . For if bodily peace be wanting , a bar is put to the peace even of the
irrational soul , since it cannot obtain the gratification of its appetites . And these ...
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SECURING THE PEACE OF BABYLON
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Hugo Grotius, the Miracle of Holland: A Study in Political and Legal Thought
Charles S. Edwards
Vista de fragmentos - 1981