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The Visigoths sack Rome – the fall of Rome

By |2019-06-04T04:53:04-07:00September 3rd, 2017|History, Romans|

Fall of Rome: A gold coin of the Roman empress Eudoxia, Arcadius' wife and the ruler of the Roman Empire Honorius and Arcadius When Theodosius died in 395 AD, he left the Roman Empire to his two sons, Honorius and Arcadius. Honorius took the West and Arcadius the East. Who was Theodosius?  Short Roman history All [...]

Roman Corinth and St. Paul

By |2019-04-25T06:22:30-07:00July 6th, 2017|Government, Greeks, History|

The Temple of Octavia in Corinth, dedicated to the sister of the emperor Augustus Hellenistic Corinth After the Macedonians conquered Corinth in 338 BC, Corinth was not as powerful as it had been before. But Corinth was still an important port during the Hellenistic period. Earlier history of Corinth Bronze Age Corinth Hellenistic [...]