This Discovery Rocks
Sunday June 21st 2009, 6:26 pm
Filed under: Archeology,Patristics

Adrian Murdoch tells of a just-discovered “underground quarry, decorated with Christian and legionary symbols as well as crosses that date to the fourth century. It seems to have been in use from the beginning of the first century.” Check it out.


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Another fascinating case with crosses that date “to the fourth century.” And how do we know the crosses aren’t older? Because there are no crosses that have been dated to an earlier period. And why are there no crosses dated to an earlier period? Because we know Christians didn’t decorate their sites with crosses before the fourth century. And how…? Oh, never mind! ;)

Comment by Carl Sommer 06.21.09 @ 8:33 pm



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