How Did Friendship Change Augustine's Life

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In conclusion, Augustine’s understanding of friendship drastically changed over his lifetime. As a child his friendships were self centered but towards his adulthood his friends brought Augustine to his full moral and spiritual potential. They helped him discover the true meaning of friendship and taught Augustine more about himself. The result ultimately lead him to his conversion and discovering God’s unconditional love for all humans. They cultivated his understanding of friendship and they helped cure Augustine of his sinful and lustful ways that he had during his adolescence. Instead of his lustful habits he channeled all that energy into something good which is his friendship with God. Augustine has grown personally through moral and
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