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The triumph of Christianity : how a forbidden religion swept the world / Bart D. Ehrman.

Ehrman, Bart D., (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9781501136702
  • ISBN: 1501136704
  • Physical Description: xiv, 335 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-322) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The beginning of the end: the conversion of Constantine -- Back to the beginning: the conversion and mission of Paul -- The religious world of conversion: Roman paganism -- Reasons for the Christian success -- Miraculous incentives for conversion -- The growth of the church -- Christians under assault: persecution, martyrdom, and self-defense -- The first Christian emperor -- Conversion and coercion: the beginnings of a Christian empire -- Afterword: Gains and losses.
Summary, etc.:
Looks at how Christianity went from being an obscure sect of Judaism followed by a small group of rural peasants to being the dominant religion in the west in less than four hundred years.
Subject: Constantine I, Emperor of Rome, -337 > Influence.
Church history > Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Christianity.

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