Judith Herrin

A whole range of activities remained largely unregulated, spontaneously generating separate forms of organisation, and existing independently of any consecrated 'official' To overlook the extent of private initiative would be to ignore a major impulse to early Christian expansion. In homes, whole families adopted a style of life modelled on the Apostles... /activities/ Judith Herrin quotes

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Ugo Foscolo The foolish and ugly habits are the corruptions of our nature. [10/03/2020 12:10:52] More


Eugene Ryabyi The path to the wolf's heart goes through the dark forest. [10/11/2020 10:10:49] More


Ugo Foscolo I don't hate a person in the world, but there are certain men that I need to see only from a distance [10/03/2020 12:10:56] More


Segrey Burunov Money changes people. Power and money, even small ones. And big money - instantly! [10/07/2020 04:10:46] More


Jan Sikorevich If you keep a person on a chain for a long time, he will begin to think that he is being treated like a dog. [10/14/2020 04:10:48] More