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The ebook sheds new gentle on a far debated factor within the box of historical heritage: the unfold of Christianity within the Roman Empire and its courting with Judaism within the 2d century. The contributions accrued during this quantity illustrate from a multidisciplinary point of view (including archaeology, cultural, non secular, and political heritage) how Christianity came upon a weird means of integrating into the reworking empire lower than Emperor Hadrian. during this approach, Christianity received an expanding position inside Roman society, which eventually opened the door to its confirmation in next centuries.

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