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Augustine’s Confessions

Format: Digital
, 2015
ISBN: 9781433542480


In this short guidebook, popular professor, author, and literary expert Leland Ryken takes you through an example of the greatest literature in history while answering your questions along the way. This volume guides readers through Augustine’s classic spiritual autobiography, the Confessions, exploring the book’s historical context, key themes, and overarching message.

Leland Ryken (PhD, University of Oregon) served as professor of English at Wheaton College for more than 43 years. He has authored or edited more than three dozen books, including The Word of God in English, The Complete Literary Guide to the Bible, The ESV Literary Study Bible, and A Complete Handbook of Literary Forms in the Bible. He is a frequent speaker at the Evangelical Theological Society and served as literary stylist for the English Standard Version.