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This article sets a small piece of Augustine's exegetical and speculative theology in the context of Neoplatonist political philosophy, using terms highlighted by Erik Peterson.

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Although its scope is narrow, this study creates a channel between certain reservoirs of thinking on Augustine, Christianity, and Neoplatonist life and thought that should intermingle.

Ephrem Reese
Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception

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This page is a summary of: Augustine’s Use of Principium in De trinitate 1-7, Vigiliae Christianae, February 2020, Brill,
DOI: 10.1163/15700720-12341436.
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