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Augustine of Hippo – Christ, not Peter, is The Rock

Augustine of Hippo – Christ, not Peter, is The Rock Matthew 16:13 When Jesus came into the region of Caesarea Philippi, He asked His disciples, saying, “Who do men say that I, the Son of Man, am?” 14 So they … Continue reading

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Polycarp’s Prayer before Burning

Polycarp (Bishop of Smyrna, AD 69–155) was denounced to the government, arrested, and tried on the charge of being a Christian. When the proconsul urged him to save his life by cursing Christ, he replied: “Eighty-six years I have served … Continue reading

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What does love look like? – Augustine of Hippo

“What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and … Continue reading

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Confessions – Augustine of Hippo (1 of 59)

Confessions – Augustine of Hippo playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL069301B77518BF12 Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by St. Augustine of Hippo, written between AD 397 and AD 398. Modern English translations of it are sometimes … Continue reading

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