Phillip Cary

Phillip S. Cary (born 1958) is an American philosopher who serves as a professor at Eastern University with a concentration on Augustine of Hippo. Born on June 10, 1958, he received his Doctor of Philosophy degree from Yale Divinity School under Nicholas Wolterstorff. He has written a number of books, including three published by Oxford University Press. Additionally, he has provided lectures on the history of Christian theology as well as on major figures in ecclesiastical history for The Teaching Company.

Phillip Cary
Phillip S. Cary

(1958-06-10) June 10, 1958 (age 63)
Academic background
Alma mater
ThesisSigns and Inwardness (1994)
Doctoral advisorNicholas Wolterstorff
Academic work
School or traditionAnglican theology
Main interests

Selected publicationsEdit

  • The Meaning of Protestant Theology: Luther, Augustine, and the Gospel That Gives Us Christ. Baker Academic, 2019. ISBN 1540961613.
  • Good News for Anxious Christians: 10 Practical Things You Don't Have to Do. Brazos Press, 2010. ISBN 978-1587432859.
  • Inner Grace: Augustine in the Traditions of Plato and Paul. Phillip Cary. Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN 0-19-533648-8.
  • Augustine's Invention of the Inner Self: The Legacy of a Christian Platonist. Oxford University Press, 2003. ISBN 0-19-515861-X.


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