Rome was not built in a day, as the saying goes. As a matter of fact Rome was conceived, built, prospered, and then conquered from around 800 B.C. to 476 A.D. That is approximately one thousand three hundred years. With these facts in mind it is still impossible to even attempt to think of how many individuals aided the development of the city Rome itself and or Rome’s well known religion, Christianity. While some
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religion. The “Four Fathers” of the church efficiently communicated the Bible. The “Four Fathers” are one of the main reasons Christianity exists today.
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