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Topic: [HM] Augustine Quote on Mathematicians
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Barry Cipra

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Re: [HM] Augustine Quote on Mathematicians
Posted: Dec 10, 1999 12:53 PM
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For anyone who's interested, here's the key sentence, in Latin, from De
Genesi ad litteram, in an 1836 edition of St. Augustine's Opera Omnia:

Quapropter bono christiano, sive mathematici, sive quilibet impie
divinantium, maxime dicentes vera, cavendi sunt, ne consortio daemoniorum

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