19. Augustine among the Writers of the Church

  1. Mark Vessey
  1. Mark Vessey

Published Online: 2 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255483.ch19

A Companion to Augustine

A Companion to Augustine

How to Cite

Vessey, M. (2012) Augustine among the Writers of the Church, in A Companion to Augustine (ed M. Vessey), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118255483.ch19

Editor Information

  1. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Author Information

  1. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405159463

Online ISBN: 9781118255483

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Keywords:

  • textualization of “Augustine,” Augustine in company;
  • Augustine, epitomizing the spirit of Christian scripturality;
  • Augustine, as writers of the Church, and the “Epitaph”;
  • Jerome's catalogue, a work mistaken for an epitaph;
  • Christianity and the professions;
  • chronicles of literary history;
  • Jerome's Latin adaptation, and influence on African catholics;
  • oppositions, “literary,” and profession of Christianity;
  • Augustine, on Victorinus, sense of Christian literary profession

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Book without a Title

  • Christianity and the Professions

  • Chronicles of Literary History

  • From Chronicle to Confessions

  • Professing Scripture

  • Conclusion

  • Further Reading