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Which emperor legalized Christianity in the Roman Empire?

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Which emperor legalized Christianity in the Roman Empire?

Origin of Christianity:

The beginning of Christianity is around the mid-first century CE in Judea. The epistle written by the Apostle Paul was read by the minor Christian communities in Rome and influenced the spread of the religion in the Roman Empire.

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Emperor Constantine legalized Christianity in the Roman Empire. He issued the Edict of Milan that granted legal status to the religion in 313 CE. The...

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The Conversion of Constantine and the Ascent of Christianity

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Learn about the conversion of Constantine to Christianity, his issuance of the Edict of Milan, and his hosting of the Council of Nicea to standardize the religion.


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