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By Brian Brown,John A. Doody,Kim Paffenroth,Michael Barnes,SJ, Francis X., Clooney,Olivier Dufault,Paula Fredriksen,Franklin T. Harkins,Paul J. Lachance,Leo Lefebure,Reid Locklin,C C. Pecknold,Aaron Stalnaker

Augustine and global Religions examines Augustine's idea for a way it might probably tell sleek inter-religious discussion. regardless of Augustine's attractiveness because the father of Christian intolerance, one unearths in his idea the awesome declare that inside non-Christian writings there are 'some truths in regard even to the worship of the single God'. This, it kind of feels, tricks at a deeper point of recognize and discussion among religions, simply because one engages in such discussion for you to greater comprehend and worship God. The essays right here discover provocative issues of comparability and similarity among Christianity and different religions to additional such an Augustinian dialogue.

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