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More Roman than Rome

J. Derek Holmes

More Roman than Rome

English Catholicism in the nineteenth century

by J. Derek Holmes

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Published by Burns and Oates in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Catholic Church -- England -- History,
    • England -- Church history -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] J. Derek Holmes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX1493 .H64 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4572237M
      ISBN 100915762056
      LC Control Number77092886

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        This is more than a century before most experts thought Rome was founded. The ancient remains are mysterious in many ways, but they offer unprecedented insight into . Roman influence in the near eastern provinces of Judaea and Syria Palaestina first came to major fruition with the conquests of Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus (Pompey the Great).In 64 BC, the Jews had maintained nearly two centuries of independent rule from various eastern nations, but internal struggles and succession issues after the death of King Alexander Jannaeus threatened the stability.

      Rome, Italian Roma, historic city and capital of Roma provincia (province), of Lazio regione (region), and of the country of is located in the central portion of the Italian peninsula, on the Tiber River about 15 miles (24 km) inland from the Tyrrhenian the capital of an ancient republic and empire whose armies and polity defined the Western world in antiquity and left.   Here’s something that many people I talk to about Paul’s Letter to the Romans don’t seem yet to have grasped. The earliest house churches in Rome would have been primarily Jewish and would have culturally felt Jewish, but in A.D. 49 the Roman Emperor Claudius kicked the Jews out of Rome.[1] Jewish Christians, of course, would have been expelled along with the rest of the Jews.[2].


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