d. Describe polytheism in the Greek and Roman world and the origins and diffusion of Christianity in the Roman world.
19) JOURNAL ENTRY, “THE RISE OF CHRISTIANITY” - Information found on page 168-172
Essential Question –What circumstances helped the Christian Church grow and spread throughout the empire?
· On the Right Side - Connect the following people/events to the Rise of Christianity: Use this textbook link.
Create a graphic organizer of your choosing.
o Pax Romana
· On the Left Side - Read this article and summarize the events that led to the Diaspora of the Jewish people.
The Jewish state comes to an end in 70 AD, when the Romans begin to actively drive Jews from the home they had lived in for over a millennium. But the Jewish Diaspora ("diaspora" ="dispersion, scattering") had begun long before the Romans had even dreamed of Judaea.