GIBBON: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire [Ch. 15-16]
Ch.15 – The Progress of the Christian Religion, and the sentiments, manners, numbers, and conditions of primitive Christians.
- A pure and gentle religion insinuated itself into the minds of men whilst he Roman Empire was invaded by open violence, and undermined by slow moral and cultural decay. Continue reading GIBBON: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire [Ch. 15-16]