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#319 – A History of the Catholic Church – “Good Thoughts, Good Words, Good Deeds”

zoroaster

Christianity in the Sassanid Empire developed against the large and powerful Zoroastrian and Manichaean faith traditions as well. The relationship between these three groups was not always friendly and we will see the beginnings of persecution in the Sassanid Empire.

Links:

Image: Zoroaster from Raphael’s School of Athens

Wikipedia article on Zoroastrianism

Wikipedia article on Manichaeism

About the martyrdom of Qndyr’/Candida

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#319 – A History of the Catholic Church – “Good Thoughts, Good Words, Good Deeds”

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