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Were Early Christians "Hippies"?

February 11th, 2008 · Comments Off on Were Early Christians "Hippies"? · christianity, culture, history

I suppose it was inevitable that I would find some connection between my favorite research topics, but I just realized how Diocletian’s Great Persecution of Christians and Nixon’s War on Drugs were very similar actions on the part of both heads of state. Both occur during a time of difficult military engagements in which an […]

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