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In political terms, Jerusalem did not become a “Christian” city until the early 4th century CE. Constantine I’s conversion to Christianity left an indelible imprint on the Roman Empire, and nowhere was the transformation more evident than in Jerusalem. Byzantine Je…

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Wardle, Timothy, “Jerusalem”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 27 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2018

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