Augustijns Historisch Instituut

The Bible in Christian North Africa

Anthony Dupont teamed up with Jonathan Yates of Villanova University to edit this volume Commencement to the Confessiones of Augustine (ca. 180 to 400 CE).

Bible in Christian North Africa

This handbook explores the formation of Christianity in Northern Africa from the second century CE until the present. It focuses on the reception of Scripture in the life of the Church, the processes of decision making, the theological and philosophical reflections of the Church Fathers in various cultural contexts, and schismatic or heretical movements. Volume one covers the first four centuries up until the time of Augustine.