De bono coniugali De sancta virginitate

In both these works, Augustine rebuffs the Manichees, analysing why marriage is good and why virginity is a higher good. This volume should show how these themes are closely related to present-day controversies between theologians and historians

Main Author: Augustine
Other Authors: Walsh, P. G.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Clarendon 2001, 2001
Series:Oxford early Christian texts / Oxford early Christian texts
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:In both these works, Augustine rebuffs the Manichees, analysing why marriage is good and why virginity is a higher good. This volume should show how these themes are closely related to present-day controversies between theologians and historians
Physical Description:xxxiv, 250 p.
ISBN:9780191601132
0191601136