Item description for Our Restless Heart: The Augustinian Tradition (Traditions of Christian Spirituality) by Thomas F. Martin & Philip Sheldrake...
Overview The figure of Augustine of Hippo looms large over the history of western Christianity : theologian, mystic, monk, philosopher, artist, bishop, ascetic, convert, polemicist, seeker. Augustine's distinctive spiritual vision has played and continues to play a profoundly formative role in both imagining and living the Christian life. For some his presence is celebrated, for others it is lamented for few can it be a matter of indifference.
Publishers Description Traditions of Christian Spirituality Series. Traces the spiritual legacy of Saint Augustine and of his wide-ranging legacy in the Augustinian order.
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Studio: Orbis Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.51" Width: 5.36" Height: 0.54" Weight: 0.5 lbs.
Release Date May 31, 2003
Publisher Orbis Books
Series Traditions Of Christian Spirituality
ISBN 1570754748 ISBN13 9781570754746
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More About Thomas F. Martin & Philip Sheldrake
Martin is Associate Professor in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies at Villanova University.
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A thoughtful and philosophical treatise Jun 21, 2003
Our Restless Heart: The Augustinian Tradition by Thomas F. Martin (Associate Professor, Department of Theology and Religious Studies, Villanova University) is a informative presentation introducing the reader to Augustine of Hippo, the theologian, convert, bishop, and polemicist whose spiritual vision holds abiding insights for the faithful across the span of centuries. A thoughtful and philosophical treatise covering the legacy of a great Christian historical figure, Our Restless Heart is a welcome and valued contribution to Roman Catholic Theology in general, and Augustinian Studies in particular.