Saints Alive! | St. Augustine of Hippo

Born in North Africa in the mid-4th century to a pagan father and Christian mother, his early life was filled with worldly attractions, lust for women, and pagan philosophies. He credits his mother's fervent prayer for his eventual conversion. Saint Augustine of Hippo is considered one of the most influential saints and theologians to have ever lived, one whose writings are widely read to this very day For more about this great saint, preeminent among theologians and philosophers, Doctor of the Church, please click on the image. Peace be with you!