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Owning the Confused?: Augustine on Not Knowing

In response to the question, “What was God doing before he created the universe?,” one frequently encounters the claim that Augustine said, “He was preparing hell for those who ask such questions.” In other words, Augustine was owning the confused. But Augustine had more sense than to use such a strategy¬†avant la Twittre. And so […]