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Areopagus

Theodore John Cadoux and P. J. Rhodes.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Early Christianity; Greek and Roman Law. 1034 words.

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Caesarea (2) in Palestine

Edith Mary Smallwood and Tessa Rajak.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Early Christianity; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 303 words.

Caesarea (2) in Palestine, under its original name of Strato's Tower (after a king of *Sidon), was captured by the *Hasmonean king Alexander Jannaeus in 103 bce, attached to the province of Syria by...

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Chalcedon

Alexander John Graham and Stephen Mitchell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Early Christianity. 94 words.

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chastity, Christian

Christopher Rowland.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Early Christianity; History of Gender and Sexuality. 348 words.

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Constantinople

Alan Douglas Edward Cameron.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Early Christianity; Byzantine Studies. 756 words.

Constantinople was founded by *Constantine I on the site of *Byzantium in 324 ce, shortly after his victory over *Licinius near by. There are hardly any sources before the 6th cent., and these are...

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crucifixion

George Ronald Watson and Andrew Lintott.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Early Christianity; Middle Eastern History; Greek and Roman Law; Greek and Roman Archaeology. 250 words.

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Ioannes Damascenus, , Priest-Monk and Theologian, 650/675?–c. 750 CE

Andrew Louth.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Early Christianity; Middle Eastern History. 1979 words.

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Smyrna

William Moir Calder, John Manuel Cook, Antony Spawforth and Charlotte Roueché.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Early Christianity; Middle Eastern History. 292 words.

Smyrna (mod. Izmir), a city on the west coast of Asia Minor at the head of the Hermaic Gulf, the natural outlet of the trade of the *Hermus valley and within easy reach of the *Maeander valley. Old...

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Tarsus

Arnold Hugh Martin Jones and Stephen Mitchell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Early Christianity. 337 words.

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Thamugadi ,

William Nassau Weech and R. J. A. Wilson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Early Christianity. 597 words.

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