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... CHRISTIANITY AND ARIANISM.–PERSECUTION OF THE WANDALS IN
AFRICA.—EXTINCTION OF ARIANISM AMONG THE BARBARIANS. I.
INSTITUTION OF THE MONASTIC LIFE.......... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 264 Origin of
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Miracles and Worship of the Monks.
The secret resentment of the court encouraged the discontent of the clergy and
monks of Constantinople, who were too hastily reformed by the fervent zeal of
their archbishop. He had condemned, from the pulpit, the domestic females of the
441–500. * I have purposely omitted the controversy which arose among the
monks of Egypt, concerning Origenism and Anthropomorphism ; the
dissimulation and violence of Theophilus ; his artful management of the simplicity
of Epiphanius; ...
Theophilus escaped, but the promiscuous crowd of monks and Egyptian
mariners was slaughtered without pity in the streets of Constantinople.” A
seasonable earthquake justified the interposition of Heaven; the torrent of
sedition rolled ...
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LibraryThing ReviewBrukerevaluering - Smiley - LibraryThing
Gibbon's third volume of The Decline and Fall seems to stray from the purpose stated in volume one. I think he just got carried away by the sweep of history. The melodious style and easy learning are still present but I was suffering from Gibbon fatigue by the third volume and we were off course. Les hele vurderingen
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1841
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1901
The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, Volum 5
Edward Gibbon,Henry Hart Milman
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1900