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 ( Full Answer )
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 ( Full Answer )