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Published by Benziger Brothers in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • McCann, Justin, -- 1882-1959,
  • Meditation.,
  • Mysticism -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementextracted from a manuscript treatise preserved in the Library of Ampleforth Abbey, and edited by Dom Justin McCann, Monk of Ampleforth.
The Physical Object
Paginationxl-150,
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16312470M

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The first book of the Confessions is devoted primarily to an analysis of Augustine's life as a child, from his infancy (which he cannot recall and must reconstruct) up through his days as a schoolboy in Thagaste (in Eastern Algeria). Wasting no time in getting to the philosophical content of his autobiography, Augustine's account of his early years leads him to reflect on human origin, will. The figurative, rather than literal, interpretations of Biblical texts found in the last books of Confessions provided Augustine with a way to reconcile his grave misgivings with the Old Testament stories - and particularly with Genesis. In the earlier books, Augustine struggles with his vision of God; a problem left over from the Manichaean. Author of Sancta Sophia, Directions for contemplation, A secure stay in all temptations, Book E, Apostolatus benedictinorum in Anglia, Fr. Augustine Baker O.S.B., Secretum, Custodia cordis, The confessions of venerable Father Augustine Baker, O.S.B. The Confessions of Venerable Father Augustine Baker, O.S.B., extracted from a Manuscript Treatise preserved in the Library of Ampleforth Abbey, and Edited by Dom Justin McCann, Monk of Ampleforth. New York: Benziger Brothers.

The Confessions are not Augustine’s autobiography. They are, instead, a deliberate effort, in the permissive atmosphere of God’s felt presence, to recall those crucial episodes and events in which he can now see and celebrate the mysterious actions of God’s prevenient and provident grace. Thus he follows the windings of his. The confessions of venerable Father Augustine Baker: O.S.B.: extracted from a manuscript treatise preserved in the library of Ampleforth Abbey by4/5(4). A summary of Part X (Section5) in St. Augustine's Confessions. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Confessions and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. The Confessions of Venerable Father Augustine Baker, O.S.B.: Extracted from a Manuscript Treatise Preserved in the Library of Ampleforth Abbey () Justin McCann This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing’s Legacy Reprint Series.