Results for: Manichaeism

In Christianity

Explain Manichaeism and its challenges to the Church?

Manichaeism originated from a man named Mani. Mani believed he had a divine twin who was telling him that he was in fact the last of prophets. That was the first issue the chu (MORE)
In Hippopotamuses

What was the appeal of Manichaeism to Augustine of Hippo and why did he reject it?

Augustine, when a young adult, was deceived by the reading of the Old Testament, full of "fabulae", stories depecting superstious behaviors, and he did not want to follow the (MORE)