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All about Jesus – History of Christianity

By |2017-08-22T12:22:21-07:00August 22nd, 2017|Religion, Romans|

The birth of Jesus - a Nativity scene from a Roman sarcophagus, 300s AD. Arles, France Everything we know about the life of Jesus comes from the Bible. Jesus' name is not mentioned in any other source written during his lifetime. No book written within the lifetimes of people who might have known [...]

What is a chi-rho symbol? Early Christianity

By |2019-03-26T05:47:59-07:00August 21st, 2017|Religion, Romans|

A chi-rho symbol from the Cluny Museum in Paris. This one is missing the alpha. What is a chi-rho symbol? The Chi-Rho symbol is an anagram - a combination - of the first two letters of Christ in Greek, the Chi (our CH) and the Rho (our R). The Chi looks like an [...]