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The e-book sheds new mild on a far debated factor within the box of historic heritage: the unfold of Christianity within the Roman Empire and its courting with Judaism within the second century. The contributions gathered during this quantity illustrate from a multidisciplinary point of view (including archaeology, cultural, non secular, and political historical past) how Christianity discovered a unusual manner of integrating into the reworking empire below 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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