MP3 CD. One of the most valued books in Christian literature, St. Augustine of Hippo's "Confessions" are an intensely revealing picture of the saint's difficult search for the truth. This is a timeless work, completely applicable to everyone who has experienced the struggle between good and evil in his own soul. Augustine was raised by a devout Christian mother. He abandoned the Christianity in which he had been brought up, from his own account living a life of sin, including having an illegitimate son. After hearing the sermons of Ambrose, he went through great internal struggle that led to his conversion in 387.This is a translation by Bishop Pusey.