Paganism and Christianity in Egypt Roman Empire Romans Greeks Hellenism Goddesses, Egyptian Gods, Egyptian Isis (Egyptian deity) Horus (Egyptian deity) Temples Paganism Pharaohs Hieroglyphics Theology Priests Luxor (Egypt) Fayyūm (Egypt) Ptolemaic dynasty, 305-30 B.C Alexandria (Egypt) Judaism Jews Jewish literature Philo, of Alexandria Mysteries, Religious Mythology Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 260- ca. 340 Christianity Mark, Saint Missionaries Gnosticism Patriarchs and patriarchate History Bishops Constantine I, Emperor of Rome, d. 337 Bible. N.T Bible. O.T Paul, of Tarsus, the Apostle, Saint Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo Catechetical School of Alexandria Clement, of Alexandria, Saint, ca. 150-ca. 215 Origen Literature Cyril, of Alexandria, Saint, ca. 370-444 Shenute, ca. 348-466 Neoplatonism Decius, Gaius Messius Quintus Trajanus, Emperor of Rome, 201-251 Diocletian, Emperor of Rome, 245-313 Persecution Julian, the Apostate, 331-363 Theophilus, Patriarch, Archbishop of Alexandria, d. 412 Akhmīm (Egypt) Churches Justinian I, Emperor of the East, 483?-565
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