If you need convincing that Augustine should be the patron saint of the 21st century, watch this lecture by James K.A. Smith.
This talk was delivered at Wheaton College on August 31, 2016, co-sponsored by the Center for Applied Christian Ethics and the Philosophy Department.
In this particular talk, the focus is on Augustine’s Confessions. To go deeper, see these four talks on the Confessions that he delivered at Laity Lodge.
To hear Professor Smith on the relevance of Augustine’s City of God for today, listen to this lecture he gave at Fuller Theological Seminary.