After reading Book VI of his Confessions how do you think Augustine feels about women and love?
Book VI of this autobiographical text concerns the issue of sex and women, and how Augustine had to change his views from being a young man in love with women and sex to agreeing to adapt his lifestyle and habits in accordance with the teachings of the church, which stated that you should only enjoy sexual relations within the context of a marriage. At the time, Augustine reflects that he was a slave to lust in his need to have sex and his inability to abandon his hedonistic pursuits. Note how he comments on this, looking back at what he did...
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