Christianity and the Roman Empire (100-425 CE)

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Christianity and the Roman Empire (100-425 CE)

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    History, Religion

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

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  • Overview

    This course offers an overview of the history of the Early Church from 100-425CE, focusing on the confrontation of Christianity with Roman life and thought. It will examine that relationship both from the early Christian and early Roman perspectives. Field trips to historical sites and museums in Rome will be used to reanimate ancient Roman history.

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