The City of God

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The City of God
by Augustine of Hippo, translated by Marcus Dods
The City of God (De Civitate Dei), the long title of which is De Civitate Dei contra Paganos (The City of God against the Pagans), is a book written in Latin by Augustine of Hippo in the early 5th century, dealing with issues concerning God, martyrdom, Jews, and other Christian philosophies.
The opening text of The City of God