1-20 of 31 Search Results for

persecution

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33337–368 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.337
Published: 01 September 2019
... permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, http://sla.ucpress.edu/content/permissions . 2019 Exile Networks Early Christian Literature Authority Persecution NOTES 1. Hilary, In Constantium 7...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 3177–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.1.77
Published: 01 March 2019
...-historically through rhetorical emphasis on the “invasion” of foreignized bodies. The discussion first focuses on late antique Near Eastern Passio texts commemorating Christians who faced persecution under Muslim Saracens, before then shifting to tenth- and eleventh-century southern Italy and Sicily, and to...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2017; 14359–380 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2017.1.4.359
Published: 01 December 2017
...Ekaterina Nechaeva The so-called Endless Peace treaty, signed between Rome and Persia in 532, contained several provisions that regulated issues of population transfer. According to the famous evidence of Agathias of Myrina, in the treaty there was also a clause guaranteeing safety from persecution...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2020; 42228–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2020.4.2.228
Published: 01 June 2020
... Optimus Maximus (Chapter Three) only to then show how the “Capitoline Temple” also lived on in the imagination of Roman hagiographers as the site Christian persecution and graphic martyrdoms (Chapter Five). The two developments, Moralee makes clear, are not causally related; rather, they illustrate two...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2020; 42153–184 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2020.4.2.153
Published: 01 June 2020
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2020; 4176–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2020.4.1.76
Published: 01 March 2020
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2020; 414–43 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2020.4.1.4
Published: 01 March 2020
.... Presumably the city's Christian community felt grateful to the emperor for ending the persecutions and even overturning anti-Christian legislation, but they only constituted a small minority of the city's total population. 64 If Lactantius can be believed, Maxentius faced open defiance from the populus...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 34473–474 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.4.473
Published: 01 December 2019
... Larsen, in “Carceral Practices and Geographies in Roman North Africa,” we have for too long read the letters of Cyprian of Carthage without situating them in a place. One of the major sources for the third-century persecutions, Cyprian's letters have long been well mined for the way in which they reveal...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 34626–631 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.4.626
Published: 01 December 2019
..., but a number of opportunities to plumb topics more thoroughly were missed. Heather's downplay of “persecutions of highly marginal religious groups” (p. 98) ignores the impact that highly public and ritualistic punishments of pagan members of the Constantinopolitan governmental elite had on the...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 34547–580 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.4.547
Published: 01 December 2019
... first was not technically an exile in any legal sense, but rather an elective flight from persecution. In 249 CE, when Decius issued an empire-wide edict requiring universal supplicatio , Cyprian fled the city. 52 Demanding that no Christians comply with Decius's demand to sacrifice, Cyprian left...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 34581–625 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.4.581
Published: 01 December 2019
... city's position in Hispania's religious setting was further enhanced by the establishment of a major pilgrimage site at the Basilica of St. Eulalia, which was erected in honor of a victim of the Diocletianic persecution. 11 Mérida's importance in the administrative systems of both the Christian...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33413–435 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.413
Published: 01 September 2019
...–69. 9. Philostorgius, Ecclesiastical History , 2.12. According to Philostorgius, it is Helena, Constantine's mother, who discovers the remains of Lucian, after he was martyred during the Great Persecution, washed up on the shores of Nicomedia. This detail is also preserved in the Life of...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33331–336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.331
Published: 01 September 2019
... they situate his heretical and persecuting community of supporters. In the final contribution, Elisabeth O'Connell shows how the memory of clerical exile had the power to affect the experiences, the organisation of space, and the production of objects by non-Chalcedonian communities in sixth-century...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33369–412 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.369
Published: 01 September 2019
...–333 Persecutes Eutropius. Athanasius, Historia Arianorum 5 Eutropia, half-sister of Constantine, d. 350 Athanasius of Alexandria 339–342 Hosts Athanasius in Rome. Athanasius, Apologia ad Constantium 6 Constantina, daughter of Constantine, d. 354 Liberius of Rome 358 Hosts Liberius in...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 33436–471 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.3.436
Published: 01 September 2019
.... They were stoned to death, they were sawn in two, they were killed by the sword; they went about in skins of sheep and goats, destitute, persecuted, tormented—of whom the world is not worthy. They wandered in the deserts and mountains, and caves and holes in the ground (Heb 11.38). 50 The...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2019; 32294–297 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2019.3.2.294
Published: 01 June 2019
... DePalma Digeser looks at the legacy of religious conflict in the aftermath of Diocletian's persecution. Once again, the notion that there are other factors besides religion involved in a religious conflict is to the fore, given that people have multiple identities. In the wake of persecution, survivors...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 24542–566 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.4.542
Published: 01 December 2018
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 23426–429 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.3.426
Published: 01 September 2018
... messenger, etc. In one example of clear argumentation, Cameron points out that the well-known gap in Libanius’ correspondence (365-88 C.E.) was likely not a measure to protect himself from persecution, as has been claimed, but more likely the loss of a codex in transmission. After all, deleting over two...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 23294–315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.3.294
Published: 01 September 2018
... relates at length and with great approval a series of stories of Greek and Roman virgins who killed themselves (or one another) to avoid sexual defilement, and in another place he asserts explicitly: “In persecutions it is not lawful to commit suicide except when one's chastity is jeopardized .” 43...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 23316–341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.3.316
Published: 01 September 2018
.... For the “othering” through persecution of heretics, Jews, and other groups in conjunction, see R.I. Moore, The Formation of a Persecuting Society: Authority and Deviance in Western Europe, 950 – 1250 , second edition (Malden, MA and Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2007), esp. at 144–171. 77. On...