World History Week 6-7

Persecution 100-313 AD

Roman Persecution of the early Christians

95 AD - 305 AD

St. Anthony the Abbot

270 AD

Establishes Christian monasticism in Egypt

Split of the Roman Empire

286 AD

Conversion and Councils 313-500AD

Constantine and Battle of Milvian Bridge

312 AD

Fighting under the sign of Christ, Constantine and his army win the Battle of Milvian Bridge

Edict of Milan

313 AD

Constantine issues the Edict of Milan, legalizing Christianity in the Roman Empire

Council of Nicea

325 AD

The First Council of Nicea addresses Arianism