Confessions

by: St. Augustine

Book III

1

I came to Carthage, where a caldron of unholy loves was seething and bubbling all around me.

2

Now it was this book which quite definitely changed my whole attitude and turned my prayers toward you, lord, and gave me new hope and new desires.

3

You omnipotent good, you care for every one of us as if you cared only for that person, and so for all as if they were but one!