During the third decade of the first century a new prophet appeared in Galilee. His message was consistent with the currents of the time, but he also placed a new focus on the poor and disadvantaged. Most importantly, he claimed to be inaugurating the kingdom of God on earth through his own special relationship with the creator. This post is about that prophet, Jesus of Nazareth, and the religion created in his name.
History of the Ancient World: The Roman Empire: the Defender of Early First Century Christianity. Read Post
Mike Anderson’s Ancient History: Christianity and the Roman Empire – Part II The First Century Continued. Read Post
Very interesting item from Asahi Shimbun: A glass dish unearthed from a burial mound here is the first of its kind confirmed to have come to Japan from the Roman Empire, a research team said. A round cut glass bowl, discovered with ... Read Post