St. Augustine was theological philosopher whose writings helped to establish the Christian faith. He is seen by Protestants as one of the first thinkers of the Reformation. He lived in Roman Africa. Canonized philosopher.
"Some people, in order to discover God, read books. But there is a great book: the very appearance of created things. Look above you! Look below you! Read it. God, whom you want to discover, never wrote that book with ink. Instead, He set before your eyes the things that He had made. Can you ask for a louder voice than that?"