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Christianizing the Roman Empire: A.D. 100-400

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How did the early Christian church manage to win its dominant place in the Roman world? In his newest book, an eminent historian of ancient Rome examines this question from a secular-rather than an ecclesiastical-viewpoint. MacMullen's provocative conclusion is that mass conversions to Christianity were based more on the appeal of miracle or the opportunity for worldly advantages then simply on a 'rising tide of Christian piety.'

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Offers a secular perspective on the growth of the Christian Church in ancient Rome, identifies nonreligious factors in conversion, and examines the influence of Constantine.

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Samko, August 29, 2011 (view all comments by Samko)
It is very good Book!
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ISBN:
9780300036428
Author:
MacMullen, Ramsay
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Author:
MacMullen, Ramsay
Subject:
Church History
Subject:
Religion - Church History
Subject:
Ancient - Rome
Subject:
Evangelistic work
Subject:
Christianity -- History.
Subject:
Christianity - History - General
Subject:
Evangelism
Subject:
Christianity-Church History General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19860931
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TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
184
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9.25 x 6.13 in 0.5 lb

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