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St. Augustine of Hippo is the patron of brewers because of his conversion from a former life of loose living, which included parties, entertainment, and worldly ambitions. His complete turnaround and conversion has been an inspiration to many who struggle with a particular vice or habit they long to break. This famous son of St. Monica was born in Africa and spent many years of his life in wicked living and in false beliefs. Though he ... Continue Reading

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  1. joseph
    4 years ago

    i was once a pagan, i am just an empty waste but Jesus has called me in his vineyard and i was so happy that i am here in the portal of a convent. i am new to this place so forgive me if i violated the rules......heehaw.....i am struggling to search the meaning of life.

  2. anonymous
    4 years ago

    I have to write an essay on Saint Augustine.

  3. bala
    4 years ago

    yes it was very useful to know about saints. i hope it will be a inspiration to those who read with whole heart and understand.and it also inspire them to change their life style like saints.

  4. Zach White
    4 years ago

    I've been praying to God asking him which saint can help me to break these habits I have and now i know...Thank you God for answering my prayers! Praise you Lord!

  5. Kim
    4 years ago

    St Augustine, I pray to you to help my son, Matthew, family friends Derrik, Amy, Jennifer and Andrew that they my be cured of their addicitons and find God's love and forgivness. Help them find their path to becoming healthy happy successful productive children of God.

  6. Rhoda Lim
    4 years ago

    Dear St.Augustine, I was so amazed with your life story. Im one of your avid follower for almost 6 years now. I have your image at home and prayed for your intercession for all my problems & trials in life.. which certainly you help.. Thank you St. Augustine,, Praise God..

  7. Bobo
    4 years ago

    I'm doing a report on St. Augustine too!!! But I don't know when he was born, died or what he did to become a saint. Other than that this site is great!

  8. Jon
    4 years ago

    For all of those interested in reading about St. Augustine, I suggest you strongly pursue this. I have found his writings to be truly refreshing and challenging. The writing I would start on is his "Confessions". It can be difficult to read at times, but believe me, it is well worth it. He is truly enlightened and inspired by the Holy Spirit.

  9. bob
    4 years ago

    is the year 430 at the top of this page the year of his canonization or what? if not when was it?

  10. zaza santiago
    4 years ago

    what a life! a GREAT SAINT...
    THANK YOU for providing information such as this.

  11. Danny $$$$
    4 years ago

    im doin my report on this guy hes pretty cool

  12. Donny
    4 years ago

    "but with his holy life he certainly made up for the sins he committed before his conversion."

    nothing we do can make up for our sins, thats why we have jesus!

  13. joanne
    4 years ago

    that was very helpfull. thanx for the good work.. keep it up.

  14. liva
    4 years ago

    this was really helpful

  15. carolann
    4 years ago

    St. Augustine, pray to our Lord for me that I may understand you writings. They are not an easy read. Amen.

  16. Joe
    4 years ago

    it helped me out with my report

  17. rick benj
    4 years ago

    one of the greatest saints is saint agustine

  18. Amanda 15
    4 years ago

    I can totally relate to this saint.He is truly inspiring to me.He lived a difficult life but overcame all......because he shouted to God in surrender......

  19. Kimberly geglio
    4 years ago

    please send this to my email address and morre about St. Monicahis mother also Thankyou

  20. Paschal
    4 years ago

    His story is truly a lesson for all of us. God can change us. and he wishes us all such a full conversion so that our hearts can rest in him.

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