Martyrdom


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Christopher Henry Dawson
But its exclusive character and irreconcileable hostility to the religious cults and ceremonies with which the whole social life of the city-state and the empire were inseparably connected at every turn, brought the Christians into inevitable conflict with the government and with public opinion. To the man in the street, the Christian was an anti-social atheist who would take no part in the public feasts and the games, which played such a large part in city life. To the authorities he was a pass ...more
Christopher Henry Dawson, Religion and World History: A Selection from the Works of Christopher Dawson

Wilfred Owen
But the old man would not so, but slew his son, And half the seed of Europe, one by one.
Wilfred Owen, The War Poems

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