Joanne Me William was professor emerita of Religious Studies at the University of Toronto. She was a pioneer woman in the academic study of theology, specializing in Patristic studies and internationally recognized for her work on Augustine. T.D. Barnes is professor emeriti of Classics at the University of Toronto. Rev. Dr. Michael A. Fahey, S.J. is the Dean Emeritus of the Faculty of Theology at the University of St. Michael’s College C. Peter Slater is a professor of Divinity at Trinity College in Toronto, Ontario.
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``A very welcome addition to the hundreds of items annually published about the greatest of western theologians.... The papers are a miscellany rather than a coherent story, but of high quality with provocative and speculative contributions.''
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Book Description Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press (1992), Waterloo, Ontario, 1992. orig. cloth. Book Condition: Minor wear. VG. 24x16cm, x,237 pp. Contains 15 papers presented at a conference held at Trinity College, Toronto, to celebrate the 1600th anniversary of the conversion to Catholic Christianity of Augustine of Hippo. Includes: Augustine, Symmachus and Ambrose; The Literary Unity of the Confessions; From Literal Self- Sacrifice to Literary Self-Sacrifice: Augustine's Confessions and the Rhetoric of Testimony; Augustine's Conversion and the Ninth Book of the Confessions; Homo Spiritualis in the Confessions of St. Augustine; Augustinian Platonism in Early Medieval Theology; Goodness as Order and Harmony in Augustine; Christ and the Holy Spirit in Auguistine's Theology of Baptism; The Study of Augustine's Christology in the 20th century; etc. Bookseller Inventory # 029580