Early Church History 24
The Sixth Generation: Church in Peace and Persecution
Pertinax, Senator Didius Julianus
Julia Domna, priestess called Martha of the god Baal
Albinus in Gaul
Papianus of Syria, Ulpian of Tyre
Perpetua and Faelicity
Picts. York. "Get along, enrich the troops, forget everything else."
Geta and Caracalla
Julia Domna and Julia Maesa at Emesa: Elagabalus and Alexander Severus.
Robinson: "There can be little doubt, however, that this curious creature took himself very seriously. El-gabal
Prayer to Pantheos: "Although in form it was a foolish freak of the emperor, in fact, it was a pointer with a historical foundation, that is, the oriental sun god was really destined to be the final lord of the heavens believed in by this decadent world."
sol invictus, December 25th
Sassanid princes of Persia
Clement of Alexandria to Cappadocia; Alexander, bishop of Neocaesarea
Aelia, Bishop Narcissus of Jerusalem
Inscription of Abercius of Hieropolis, conflict between Hippolytus and Callistus, synod of Carthage (218), Origen's First Principles, Sabellianism condemned, Saint Callistus martyred, pontificate of Urban, Pontianus, Fabian, Origen and Bishop Berylus, Contra Celsum, Bishop Dionysius of Alexandria
Sixtus Julius Africanus. Pantheon: Orpheus, Abraham, Apollonius, Christ
Chronicles of Human History, Embroideries (Κçσυοί)
Gordianus, Philippus Arabs (Philip the Arab) murdered in Moesia.
Decius, Alamanni, Ostro-Goths, Thrace and Macedonia
Plotinus, Ammonius Saccas, Porphyry
Fabius of rome, Babylas of Antioch, Alexander of Jerusalem
Cyprian of Carthage, Dionysius of Alexandria, Origen at Tyre