Day 39: The Role of Memory (The Confessions of St. Augustine)


November 9th, 2023

26 mins 20 secs

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What is the role of memory in the spiritual life? As St. Augustine continues his philosophical discussion on the human mind, he focuses on understanding the different ways that memory works. We learn that our memory allows us to see God’s handiwork throughout our lives. Fr. Jacob-Bertrand and Fr. Gregory Pine also remind us that God wants to heal and purify our memories. Today's reading are Book 10, Chapters 16-21.

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Please note: The Confessions of St. Augustine contains adult themes that may not be suitable for children - parental discretion is advised.