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gentile
non-jew
aqueducts
channel used to bring water to the cities of the Roman Empire
monotheism
believing in only one god
colonus
tenant farmer during the Pax Romana who replaced slaves
theology
formulation of knowledge about the nature of God, God's laws, and God's requirements of human beings
emperor
the ruler of an empire
inflation
dramatic rise in prices
martyrs
people who voluntarily die for the sake of their faith, thus inspiring others to believe
pax romana
period of Roman peace from 27 B.C. until A.D. 180
ius civilis
legal system that citizens used to govern their dealings with other citizens.
ius gentium
legal system which was used to govern relations between citizens and non-citizens
pantheism
belief in all gods
Christianity
monotheistic religion based on the worship of Jesus Christ
disciples
followers of Jesus of Nazareth
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