Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: Series I/Volume II/City of God/Book X

From Wikisource
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Book X.


Argument—In this book Augustin teaches that the good angels wish God alone, whom they themselves serve, to receive that divine honor which is rendered by sacrifice, and which is called “latreia.”  He then goes on to dispute against Porphyry about the principle and way of the soul’s cleansing and deliverance.