City of God
Penguin UK, 27 нояб. 2003 г. - Всего страниц: 1184
City of God is an enduringly significant work in the history of Christian thought, by one of its central figures
Результаты 1 – 5 из 78
The great goddess Victory, associated with Jupiter (Chief of the Roman gods), and with Mars (god of war), worshipped by the army (the instrument of Rome's ...
... Slew all the warders of the citadel And snatched with bloody hands the sacred image; Nor shrank to touch the chaplets virginal Of the dread goddess.
And near them stand the boys and trembling matrons Rank upon rank. fn15 That is to say, a place consecrated to so great a goddess was chosen, not as a place ...
Would he not cry out that he would prefer his mother to be dead, and beyond all experience, than that she should live as a goddess, to take pleasure in ...
And thus that goddess could seek the support of the best of men only by trickery, seeing that she requires in her worship the kind of behaviour which decent ...
Отзывы - Написать отзыв
Suggested Further Reading Follow Penguin