Bishop of Hippo
The Confessions of St. Augustin
In Thirteen Books
Translated and Annotated by
J.G. Pilkington, M.A.,
Vicar of St. Mark's, West Hackney; And Sometime Clerical Secretary of theBishop of London's Fund.
|Thou has formed us for Thyself, and our hearts are restless till they find rest in Thee.| -- Confessions, i.1.
|The joy of the solemn service of Thy house constraineth to tears, when it is read of Thy younger son [Luke xv.24] that he was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found.'| -- Ibid. viii.6.