St. Augustine of Hippo
Augustine was born in a Roman province in 354 and educated at Carthage. As a young man he became interested in philosophy, with little interest in Christianity until a religious experience in his early thirties. By 396 he had become bishop of Hippo, and h...
Name at Birth:
Thagaste, Africa(now Algeria)
edit]. The Saint Augustine Taken to School by Saint Monica. by Niccolò di Pietro
1413-15. Augustine was born in 354 ...
Personal Background Saint Augustine of Hippo was born on November 13, 354,
in the town of Thagaste, on the northern coast of Africa, in what is now Algeria.
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Short biography of Augustine, and why he is the patron saint of brewers.
Jul 13, 2015 ... Saint Augustine, also called Saint Augustine of Hippo, original Latin name
Aurelius Augustinus (born Nov. 13, 354, Tagaste, Numidia [now ...
Accepted by most scholars to be the most important figure in the ancient Western
church, St. Augustine was born in Tagaste, Numidia in North Africa. His mother ...
Augustine of Hippo. St. Augustine was born at Tagaste (modern Algeria) in Africa.
His father was a pagan who converted on his death bed; his mother was Saint ...
Saint Augustine. Biography of Saint Augustine and a searchable collection of