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The meditations of St. Augustine

The meditations of St. Augustine

his treatise of the love of God, soliloquies and manual. Translated by George Stanhope, ...

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Published by printed by Robert & Andrew Foulis in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 9697, no. 07.
ContributionsAugustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxi,[1],343,[1]p.
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18375370M

This new edition of Descartes’ Meditations by Zbigniew Janowski, who wrote extensively on Descartes and 17th c. philosophy, was prepared with the first-year college student in mind. unlike all existing editions in english, which contain bare text of the Meditations, the novelty of this edition is that it includes a short commentary to each meditation, in which the editors help the reader follow Descartes’ steps . St. Augustine of Hippo () was one of the most prolific geniuses that humanity has ever known, and is admired not only for the number of his works, but also for the variety of subjects, which traverse the whole realm of thought. The form in which he casts his work exercises a very powerful attraction on the reader. Bardenhewer praises his extraordinary suppleness of expression and his.

to his death in Hippo Regius (A.D. ), Augustine wrote--mostly at dictation--a vast sprawling library of books, sermons, and letters, the remains of which (in the Benedictine edition of St. Maur) fill fourteen volumes as they are reprinted in Migne, Patrologiae cursus completus, Series Latina (Vols. ). In . The Meditations of St. Augustine, His Treatise of the Love of God, Soliloquies, and Manual: With Select Contemplations from St. Anselm and St. Bernard - Ebook written by Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.), Saint Anselm (Archbishop of Canterbury), Saint Bernard (of Clairvaux). Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.5/5(1).

One of the classics of modern spirituality, Encounters with Silence is one of Karl Rahner’s most lucid and powerful books. A book of meditations about man’s relation with God, it is not a work of dry theology, but rather a book of prayerful reflections on love, knowledge, and faith, obedience, everyday routines, life with our friends and. The story of the Confessions is the story of Augustine's return to God, so it is appropriate that story should begin with Augustine's tribute of praise to the God he loves. In making a confession of praise, Augustine says, he is also demonstrating his faith, because he is not praising some distant or unknowable deity; God is as close to him as.


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The meditations of St. Augustine book reviews from world’s largest community for readers. HomePages: Augustine knew the power of the Love of God and in his devotions the "law of love" stands out.

In his devotional book "Daily Meditations with Saint Augustine" the 5/5(4). The Meditations of St. Augustine, His Treatise of the Love of God, Soliloquies, and Manual: With Select Contemplations from St. Anselm and St. Bernard Authors Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.), Reviews: 1. Being the Meditations of St.

Augustine, His Treatise of the Love of God, Soliloquies, and Manual. To Which are Added, Select Contemplations from St. Anselm and St. Bernard. Hardcover – January 1, by Pseudo Augustine (Author)Author: Pseudo Augustine.

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Augustine, His Treatise of the Love of God, Soliloquies, and Manual: With by Augustine, Anselm, BernardPages: These are minute meditations for every day of the year, taken from the writings of Saint Augustine.

Each day concludes with a prayer from the saints. Beautiful leather-like cover with ribbon marker. A solid, powerful Catholic alternative to books like Jesus Calling.5/5(13).

Introduction. In the Retractations (ii. 15) Augustine speaks of this work in the following terms:— I spent some years in writing fifteen books concerning the Trinity, which ishowever, I had not yet finished the thirteenth Book, and some who were exceedingly anxious to have the work were kept waiting longer than they could bear, it was stolen from me in a less correct state than it.

Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo: Pious breathings; being the meditations of St. Augustine, his treatise of the love of God, soliloquies and manual. To which are added, select contemplations from St. Anselm and St. Bernard.

meditations of st. augustine, () his treatise of the love of god, soliloquies, and manual. translated by geo. stanhope, d.d. dean of canterbury and chaplain in ordinary to her majesty.

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conder Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by Saint Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between and AD. The work outlines Saint Augustine's sinful youth and his conversion to English translations of it are sometimes published under the title The Confessions of Saint Augustine in order to distinguish the book.

Meditations (Medieval Greek: Τὰ εἰς ἑαυτόν, romanized: Ta eis heauton, literally "things to one's self") is a series of personal writings by Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor from to AD, recording his private notes to himself and ideas on Stoic philosophy.

Marcus Aurelius wrote the 12 books of the Meditations in Koine Greek as a source for his own guidance and : Marcus Aurelius. How to Read Descartes's Meditations is the first collection of essays on the Meditations that makes a conscious effort to read Descartes's philosophy as a reaction against or an acknowledgment of Scholastic, Renaissance, and the Reformation sources.

It will become a standard book for students of modern philosophy. The “Meditations” of Saint Augustine were immensely popular during the middle ages and seem to have provided food for the prayer of many generations of Christians, and especially of many monks and nuns.

The meditations presented in this book are not the work of Saint Augustine of Hippo but are truly inspired by his writings and thought. Reading Guide to Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy, A Emanuela Scribano.

The European Enlightenment is a period that contributed concepts that continue to be authoritative in philosophical conversation, and defined the criteria for what is important in.

Book IX recounts some of the events directly following Augustine's conversion: his retirement from his secular post, his baptism with Alypius and Adeodatus, a shared vision with Monica at Ostia just before her death, and a section of praise for her.

These minute meditations for every day of the year contain a Scripture reading, a reflection from the writings of the Saints, and a prayer.

With ribbon marker. As the middle book of the 13 in the Confessions, Book 7 marks the decisive turning point in Augustine's thought. Only one piece of narrative interrupts the dense description of Augustine's intellectual processes: the story of the slave child and the rich child born at the same moment, which finally convinces Augustine that astrology is phony.

This 17th-century printing of the works of Saint Augustine includes two of his most important works The Soliloquies and Meditations. Meditations is a collection of early church prayers and devotions along with teachings designed for priests and monks, while Soliloquies is a dialogue of questions and answers posed by Augustine in order to understand is own soul.Daily Meditations with Saint Augustine Minute Meditations for Every Day Taken From the Writings of Saint Augustine.

This day by day prayer book provides you with spiritual wisdom and insights taken from one of the most profound and powerful Doctors of the Church.Books that do this are necessarily rare.

But even rarer than books that change your life are the books that change the way you understand life changing books. The Inner Citadel by Pierre Hadot is this rarest of book, it has fundamentally changed the way I understand the Meditations /5.