Augustine's Use of Neoplatonism in Confessions VII: A Response to Peter King

Modern Schoolman 82 (3):227-233 (2005)
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A modified version of Michael Gorman's comments on Peter King’s paper at the 2004 Henle Conference.  Above all, an account of Augustine’s purposes in discussing Neoplatonism in Confessions VII, showing why Augustine does not tell us certain things we wish he would. In my commentary I will address the following topics: (i) what it means to speak of the philosophically interesting points in Augustine; (ii) whether Confessions VII is really about the Trinity; (iii) Augustine‘s intentions in Confessions VII; (iv) King‘s hypostatic interpretation‖;(v) Christology.
Keywords Augustine and Neoplatonism
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DOI 10.5840/schoolman200582322
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