Augustine’s Cyprian: Authority in Roman Africa

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BRILL, Apr 21, 2016 - Religion - 396 pages
Augustine’s Cyprian retraces the demise of Donatist Christianity in ancient North Africa. Set during the Roman Empire’s collapse, this work accounts how Augustine of Hippo initiated one of the most prolific re-appropriations of authority in ancient Christianity: Cyprian of Carthage.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Augustines Early Years as a Church Leader and Initial Reactions to Donatist Christianity
17
The Maturation of the AntiDonatist Campaign
101
Augustines Cyprian in the Pelagian Controversy
255
Bibliography
333
Index
371
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