Matthew continues his discussion of Augustine and his views on predestination.
When we ended last time, we were talking about Augustine’s doctrine of Predestination, how God chooses, before any of us ever exists, who among us shall be favored with grace and be saved, and who will be damned to eternal punishment. We pointed out that in Augustine’s image, we human beings have absolutely no influence on God’s decision. It is one that He makes before we ever exist. I pointed out that a lot of people find that picture…