The De Dono Perseverantiae of Saint Augustine: A Translation with and Introduction and a Commentary
Catholic University of America Press, 1956 - 310 pages
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able according answer Augustine autem beginning believe Blaise s. v. called Christ Christian Church Commentary concerning Cyprian Deus discussion divine doctrine Dominus dono perseverantiae eius enim epist ergo error etiam evil example expressed fact faith Father fidei frequent gift give given God's grace gratia gratuitous haec Holy ibid idea Latin letter liberated Lord meaning merits monks namely nature nisi nobis notes original passage patience patientia Pelagians perseverance Ph.D potest pray prayer preaching predestination present Price Prosper quae quam question quia quid quod reason received reference Saint Scripture secundum Semipelagians sense shows sicut Sister speaks spiritual Studies sunt supra teaching Tertullian things thought tion Translation truth UNIVERSITY virtue wisdom writings
Page 24 - ... work out your own salvation with fear and trembling. For it is God Who worketh in you both to will and to do of His good pleasure.
Page 26 - For unto you it is given in the behalf of Christ, not only to believe in Him, but also to suffer for His sake; having the same conflict which ye saw in us and now hear to be in us.
Page 15 - Amen, amen, I say to thee, unless a man be born again of water and the Holy Ghost, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.
Page 162 - In principio erat Verbum et Verbum erat apud Deum ; et Deus erat Verbum : hoc erat in principio apud Deum.
Page 21 - O the depth of the riches of the wisdom and of the knowledge of God ! How incomprehensible are his judgments, and how unsearchable his ways!
Page 57 - You have heard that it was said, 'You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.' But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven; for he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust.
Page 36 - I will have mercy on whom I have mercy and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion.
Page 58 - For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, not of works, lest anyone should boast.
Page 155 - And he said unto them, Unto you it is given to know the mystery of the kingdom of God: but unto them that are without, all these things are done in parables...
Page 232 - I see another law in my members, fighting against the law of my mind, and captivating me in the law of sin, that is in my members. Unhappy man that I am, who shall deliver me from the body of this death ? The grace of God by Jesus Christ our Lord.