Mistreat, abuse, treat badly; often violently
Top leader of the Catholic Church
Belief in only one god
First four books in the New Testament which tell the "good news" of of Christ's life and teachings
To change from one religion to another
Person who changes from one religion to another
Sacred or holy writings of the Christian religion - including the Old and New Testaments
1st half of the Christian Bible - taken from Judaism
2nd half of the Christian Bible - telling the story of Jesus and development of Christianity
An important early leader of Christianity who became a saint by spreading the teachings of Jesus
Common Era - the years after the birth of Jesus Christ - asme as A.D.
Before Common Era - the years before the birth of Jesus Christ - same as B.C.
(New Testament) the rising of Christ from the dead on Easter, the third day after his Crucifixion
The act of executing someone on a cross
Serious offence or bad act against a religious or moral principle or law - not always a crime
Being saved from sin(s)
Follower of a person or belief; a follower of another who helps to spread teachings
Apostle who became a Saint after helping to expand Christianity
Roman governor of Judea who ordered the execution of Jesus
Emperor who blamed Christians for the Great Fire of Rome
Emperor who legalized Christianity in 313 C.E.
Emperor who made Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire
Year of birth of Jesus - C.E. and A.D. denote the years after this birth - B.C.E. and B.C. denote the years before this birth
The year that Emperor Constantine made Christianity legal
The year that Emperor Theodosius made Christianity the official religion
Approximate number of Christians in the world
Approximate number of people in the world
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.