Ideas from 'Confessions' by Augustine [398], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Confessions' by Augustine (ed/tr Pine-Coffin,R.S.) [Penguin 1961,-]].

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7. Existence / A. Nature of Existence / 2. Types of Existence
I prefer a lack of form to mean non-existence, than to think of some quasi-existence
12. Knowledge Sources / A. A Priori Knowledge / 3. Innate Knowledge / b. Recollection doctrine
The slave boy learns geometry from questioning, not teaching, so it is recollection
16. Persons / F. Free Will / 2. Free Will Theories / b. Determinism
If the future does not exist, how can prophets see it?
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / a. Time
I know what time is, until someone asks me to explain it
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / e. Existence of time
The whole of the current year is not present, so how can it exist?
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / f. Presentism
If the past is no longer, and the future is not yet, how can they exist?
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / h. Growing block of time
How can ten days ahead be a short time, if it doesn't exist?
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / i. Time and change
I disagree with the idea that time is nothing but cosmic movement
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 4. Time / j. Time as subjective
Maybe time is an extension of the mind
27. Natural Reality / D. Cosmology / 2. Beginning
Heaven and earth must be created, because they are subject to change
28. God / A. Divine Nature / 6. God and Time
If God is outside time in eternity, can He hear prayers?