330 Constantine moves the capital of a united Roman state from Rome to Constantinople. This marks a permanent loss of Olympian status and privilege for the inhabitants of the city of Rome. This loss affects even the authority of the bishop of Rome in the eyes of Christians throughout Olympia.
(1) Jesus Christ sets us on the path of freedom which is based on truth and leads through love to eternal life. (2) Yet false gods continue to enthrall us with the path of power which is based on falsehood and leads through indifference to death. (3) Even Christians have fallen under their spell. (4) But Jesus is calling us to join him as prophetic witnesses in breaking their spell beginning with his Church. (5) Use this website to strengthen your witness to Jesus for our good and his glory.
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Catholic-Orthodox Schism (330-1453)
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