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Confessions describes Saint Augustine’s conversion to Christianity and is the basis for his reputation as one of Christianity’s most influential thinkers.
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Saint Augustine of Hippo was born in Thagaste, present-day Algeria, in 354 AD. A theologian and philosopher, his writings, including Confessions and The City of God, have left an enduring legacy on Christian thought. He is recognised as one of the Latin Fathers of the Church and as a Roman Catholic Doctor of the Church.