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Augustine of Hippo was an early Christian theologian and philosopher whose writings ... Augustine is recognized as a saint in the Catholic Church, the Eastern Christian Church, .... He wrote, "My mistress being torn from my side as an impediment to my marriage, my ... Thou didst gleam, and glow, and dispell my blindness.

www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=418

St. Augustine of Hippo is the patron of brewers because of his conversion ... Yet he did not become a Christian then, because he thought he could never live a ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Saint-Augustine

Alternative Titles: Aurelius Augustinus, Saint Augustine of Hippo ... Doctors of the Church, and perhaps the most significant Christian thinker after St. Paul. ... Augustine is remarkable for what he did and extraordinary for what he wrote. ..... feared for its material well-being and chose to spend his last days in a room by himself, ...

www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/s/st-augustines-confessions/st-augustine-biography

Personal Background Saint Augustine of Hippo was born on November 13, 354, ... he ended up being drafted into the priesthood by a Christian congregation there. ... Augustine died on August 28, 430, at the age of 75, so he did not live to see ...

www.newadvent.org/cathen/02084a.htm

The great St. Augustine's life is unfolded to us in documents of unrivaled ... The " Confessions" alone prove that Loofs did not understand the 17th canon of Toledo . ... the fascination of that saint's kindness induced him to become a regular ...

www.ncregister.com/blog/jimmy-akin/st.-augustine-10-things-to-know-and-share

Aug 27, 2014 ... We do not know her name, because Augustine deliberately did not record it ... Things aren't going so well for him on the becoming-a-saint front.

www.visitstaugustine.com/article/how-st-augustine-got-its-name

Jul 26, 2016 ... The city of St. Augustine, Florida is named for Saint Augustine of Hippo, a patron of the early Church. But how did the city come to be named for him, and why? ... Menéndez left home at age 14 to become a sailor. He spent ...

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Son of a pagan father who converted on his death bed, and of Saint Monica, a devout Christian. ... Augustine finally broke with the Manichaeans and was converted by the .... This very moment I may, if I desire, become the friend of God. ... But I did not find it until I embraced “the mediator between God and men, the man ...

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August 28. Saint Augustine is a giant in many ways. He had a powerful and forceful personality which he used both before and after his conversion. He had a  ...