Tuesday, September 16, 2014

"City of God" XVIII.44-45

Chapter 44:
The Septuagint, for example, helps us sort through some of the otherwise baffling linguistic and numerical problems we find in the Hebrew originals.

Chapter 45:
Augustine gives us a quick run-down of how the Jews came to be under Rome's rule--namely by treachery and sin. How else would we expect the City of God to blend with the city of man?

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