City of God
the New Jerusalem; heaven.
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Definition for city of god (2 of 2)
City of God, The
(Latin De Civitate Dei) a work in 22 books (a.d. 413–26) by St. Augustine of Hippo, expounding an early Christian view of society and history.
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British Dictionary definitions for city of god
City of God
Christianity heaven conceived of as the New Jerusalem
the Church in contrast to the world, as described by St Augustine
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