meaning of augustinian

augustinian meaning in General Dictionary

among a class of divines which after St Augustine maintain that grace by its nature is effectual positively and artistically perhaps not fairly and conditionally

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  • Of or pertaining to St Augustine bishop of Hippo in Northern Africa b 354 d 430 or even their doctrines
  • a Roman Catholic friar or monk belonging to among Augustinian monastic purchases
  • a part of 1 for the spiritual sales known as after St. Augustine; an Austin friar.
  • Of or related to St. Augustine, bishop of Hippo in Northern Africa (b. 354 -- d. 430), or to his doctrines.
  • certainly one of a class of divines, which, after St. Augustine, preserve that sophistication by its nature is effectual positively and creatively, perhaps not reasonably and conditionally.

augustinian meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A member of one associated with spiritual purchases known as after St. Augustine; an Austin friar.

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  • (a.) Of or pertaining to St. Augustine, bishop of Hippo in Northern Africa (b. 354 -- d. 430), or even their doctrines.
  • (n.) Among a course of divines, who, following St. Augustine, preserve that sophistication by its nature is effectual definitely and artistically, not fairly and conditionally.

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The monastic remains in Bedfordshire include the fine fragment of the church of the Augustinian priory at Dunstable, serving as the parish church; the church (also imperfect) of Elstow near Bedford, which belonged to a Benedictine nunnery founded by Judith, niece of William the Conqueror; and portions of the Gilbertine Chicksands Priory and of a Cistercian foundation at Old Warden.

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