Rel 153: Worlds of Ancient Christianity Timeline by Pallavi Prakash

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Crucifixion of Jesus

30 AD

Edict of Milan by Constantine makes Christianity the official religion

313

First Council of Nicea

325

Unified Christology, and rejected the Arian view of Non-trinitarianism

Fall of Jerusalem

70

Roman Emperors

Principate of Augustus

27 BC - 14 AD

Julio-Claudian Dynasty

14 AD - 68 AD

Nero

54 AD - 68 AD

Flavian Dynasty

69 AD - 96 AD

Antonine Dynasty

138 - 192

Severan Dynasty

193 - 235

The Dynasty of Constantine

306 - 364

Theodosius I

378 - 393

Dynasty of Theodosius in the East

395 - 457

Arcadius

395 - 408

Theodosius II

408 - 450

Marcian

450 - 457

In the lineage of Pulcheria.

The Dynasty of Leo

457 - 518

Justin

518 - 527

Dynasty of Justinian

518 - 565

Justinian I

527 - 565

Christian Rituals

Origins of Baptism

0 CE - 70 CE

Baptism emerged in this time period, as a response to the depictions of Jesus' baptism in the synoptic gospels.

Novatian decreed no forgiveness for sins after baptism

251 - 258

Trinity and the Nature of Christ

Jesus as the Logos (John)

90 CE

The high Johannine Chrostology presents Jesus, differently from the synoptic gospels, in so far as, presenting a highly exalted version of Christ, and consistently reinforcing his place as the "Eternal Word or Logos of God made flesh" in grace and truth.

The Arian Controversy

315 - 325

Council of Constantinople

381

The Council makes the trinatrian view of "one essence in three persons" canon. A view of the essence held by Gregory of Nyssa and Basil

Council of Chalcedon

451

In this council, they issued the Chalcedon Definiton relating to the nature of Christ, claiming that He had two natures in one person and hypostasis.

Asceticism

Gender and Femininity

Virginity