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Augustine"s Manichaean dilemma, 1

Jason BeDuhn

Augustine"s Manichaean dilemma, 1

conversion and apostasy, 373-388 C.E.

by Jason BeDuhn

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Augustine, -- Saint, Bishop of Hippo,
  • Conversion -- Christianity,
  • Manichaeism,
  • Apostasy -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJason David BeDuhn.
    SeriesDivinations: rereading late ancient religion
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR65.A9 B395 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23229793M
    ISBN 109780812242102
    LC Control Number2009018797

    Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma. I: Conversion and Apostasy, C.E. By Jason David BeDuhn. and his book uses various contemporary studies of the nature of conversion and apostasy to clarify how the young Augustine was attracted to a group of bright young Manichees in Africa and why he remained with them for so long a time until he. GREAT BOOKS Wallin. AUGUSTINE AND MANICHAEISM (by Gillian Clark, from the introduction to her Cambridge Latin edition of Confessions, Books I-IV). Augustine encountered Manichaean teaching soon after the impact of the Hortensius, and remained an adherent for nine subsequent attacks on Manichaeism are a major source of information, but of course they .

    Augustine encountered Manichaean teaching soon after the impact of the Hortensius, and remained an adherent for nine years. His subsequent attacks on Manichaeism are a major source of information, but of course they are polemic against the system, not exposition of it. In the Confessions he is concerned with the effect of Manichaeism on his own relationship with God. [II] Though sinful in acting out his erotic desires, Augustine gives himself some credit, writing that "the single desire that dominated my search for delight was simply to love and be loved." Again, God has given Augustine only good properties, and it is his own fault for misdirecting those properties.

    Buy Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 2 by Jason David BeDuhn from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ 1. "Great art thou, O Lord, and greatly to be praised; great is thy power, and infinite is thy wisdom."[6] And man desires to praise thee, for he is a part of thy creation; he bears his mortality about with him and carries the evidence of his sin and the proof that thou dost resist the proud.


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Jason David BeDuhn. pages | 6 x 9 Cloth | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors A volume in the series Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion View table of contents "A major contribution to Augustine studies."—.

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Jason David BeDuhn is Professor of Religious Studies at Northern Arizona University and author of Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 1: Conversion and Augustines Manichaean dilemma, C.E., also available Augustines Manichaean dilemma the University of Pennsylvania Press.

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/ BeDuhn, Jason D. University of Pennsylvania Press, p. Research output: Book/Report › BookAuthor: Jason David BeDuhn. Get this from a library. Augustine's Manichaean dilemma. [Jason BeDuhn] -- "Augustine of Hippo is history's best-known Christian convert. The very concept of conversio owes its dissemination to Augustine's Confessions, and yet, as Jason BeDuhn notes, conversion in Augustine.

1 Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 1 Conversion and Apostasy, CE Dimensioner x x 38 mm Vikt g Antal komponenter 1 Komponenter 8:B&W 6 x 9 in or x mm Blue Cloth w/Jacket on Creme w/Gloss Lam ISBN Manichaeism was quickly successful and spread far through the Aramaic-speaking regions.

It thrived between the third and seventh centuries, and at its height was one of the most widespread religions in the world. Manichaean churches and scriptures existed as far.

In this first volume of Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, BeDuhn reconstructs Augustine's decade-long adherence to Manichaeism, apostasy from it, and subsequent conversion to Nicene Christianity.

Based on his own testimony and contemporaneous sources from and about Manichaeism, the book situates many features of Augustine's young adulthood within. (ebook) Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 1 () from Dymocks online store.

Augustine of Hippo is history's best-known Christian. Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 2 is a tour de force."—Paula Fredriksen, author of Augustine and the JewsBy C.E., Augustine had broken with the Manichaeism of his early adulthood and wholeheartedly embraced Nicene Christianity as the tradition with which he would identify and within which he would find meaning.

1 ONCE AGAIN: AUGUSTINE’S MANICHAEAN DILEMMA The Northern Arizona University Professor in the Comparative Study of Religion, Jason BeDuhn, is making a lasting name for himself with an impressive project. In three sizeable books—the first one appeared in and the third one is scheduled for the near future—he discusses ‘Augustine’s Manichaean Dilemma’.

Jason David BeDuhn is Professor of Religious Studies at Northern Arizona University and author of Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 1: Conversion and Apostasy, C.E., also available from the University of Pennsylvania : Jason David Beduhn.

Summary Augustine opens with a statement of praise to God; to praise God is the natural desire of all men. In calling upon God, Augustine shows faith, because h.

1 AUGUSTINE’S MANICHAEAN DILEMMA IN CONTEXT Johannes van Oort Abstract This review article describes the study of ‘Augustine and Manichaeism’ in context, mainly focusing on the recent book on the theme (the first one of a projected trilogy) by Jason David.

Summary. At 29, Augustine meets a Manichean bishop named Faustus, who is famous for his knowledge of doctrine. Augustine hopes Faustus can clear up some of his doubts regarding Manichean explanations of astronomy, which Augustine is starting to find improbable.

BeDuhn, Jason David Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 1 Conversion and Apostasy, C.E. Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, Volume 2 Book Description: By C.E., Augustine had broken with the Manichaeism of his early adulthood and wholeheartedly embraced Nicene Christianity as the tradition with which he would identify and within which he would find meaning.[III] Augustine begins Book III with a wholesale self-condemnation, recalling his "foul and immoral" state of being at Carthage and comparing it to a kind of "bondage," a "joy that enchains." His sexual adventures continued unabated, a "hell of lust" that Augustine again attributes to a misdirection of the love for God ("I sought an object.Augustine's Manichaean Dilemma, 1, is the first part of a projected three-volume examination of Augustine's career-spanning engagement with Manichaeism.

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