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Goodness in the Order of Things

Readers might be surprised that the textual focus of Discerning the Good is not on the usual Augustinian giants. Not much time, for example, is spent on Confessions, City of God, and On the Trinity. Rather, the book guides us through Augustine’s letters and sermons. Focusing on the Bishop of Hippo’s kind, sage counsel to his flock and a range of correspondents, Clair unfolds for us Augustine’s profound grasp of the workings of the good in us.

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