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Lecture 29: Pelagianism

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Augustine writes to refute Pelagianism by focusing on the biblical teaching about sin.


Augustinian Philosophy

Part 5

V. Pelagianism

A. Major Beliefs

1. Denies Original Sin

2. Denies Total Depravity

3. Denies Causal Connection with Adam

4. Ability to Achieve Moral Perfection

5. Salvation by Works

B. Augustine's View on Sin

1. Posse Non Peccare

a. Able not to sin

b. Adam before the fall

2. Non Posse Non Peccare

a. Not able not to sin

b. All mankind after the fall

3. Non Posse Peccare

a. Not able to sin

b. All mankind in heaven

c. Christ


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1 History of Philosophy and Christian Thought - Quiz 29

History of Philosophy and Christian Thought - Quiz 29

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