Man and Sin by Piet Schoonenberg (1964) 2.3 EM

[In this way, Augustine defeated the Manicheans.

Today, Augustine points to the influence of each woman struggling in a world of ideological constructs.

These ideologies want to destroy her baby. They claim that babies are not convenient. Recognize this.

Plus, they call for the woman to reject her helper. Participate on your own. You will be your own salvation.

Like in the Manichean world, evil babies stand at the intersection of recognition and participation.]