The Roman Catacombs: A History of the Christian City Beneath Pagan Rome

The Roman Catacombs: A History of the Christian City Beneath Pagan Rome

by Rev. James Spencer Northcote

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781622823796
Publisher: Sophia Institute Press
Publication date: 02/23/2017
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 708,649
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1

1 The Origin of the Catacombs 5

2 The History of the Catacombs during the Ages of Persecution 27

3 The History of the Catacombs from 310 to 850 41

4 The Loss and Recovery of the Catacombs 51

5 The Paintings and Sculptures of the Catacombs 59

6 The Inscriptions in the Catacombs 99

Part 2

7 The Papal Crypt 115

8 The Crypt of St. Cecilia 127

9 The Crypt of St. Eusebius 137

10 The Tomb of St. Cornelius 143

Biographical Note: James Spencer Northcote 151

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