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Arelius Augustine aka Augustine of Hippo (354 A.D. – 430). Augustine is recognized as one of the great early Christian philosophers and theologians. At age 30 he was given a very prestigious academic position as the professor of rhetoric for the imperial court at Milan. He became a Christian two years later and was eventually ordained as the Bishop of Hippo. His most notable writings are Confessions and City of God. In all, he wrote 113 books and treatises as well as hundreds of letters and sermons.

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