Essays Tagged: "Diocletian"

"About St. Lucy" This paper describes the life of St. Lucy. It also describes how she came to be a saint and martyr.

nounced her to Paschasius, the Governor of Sicily. It was in the year 303, duringthe persecution of Diocletian. She was first of all condemned to suffer prostitution; but in thestrength of God she sto ... she foretold the punishmentof Paschasius and the speedy termination of the persecution, adding that Diocletianwould reign no more, and Maximian would meet his end. So, strengthened with the Breadof Li ...

(1 pages) 38 2 4.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

What was the grand strategy of the Roman Empire before the 3rd century collapse? what Reforms began and how did they change Roman grand strategy, tactics, and military organization?

lines to internal skirmishes; and therefore, the perimeter defense was no longer effective.In 284, Diocletian had risen through the ranks, and seized enough power to claim his right to rule. After he ... claim his right to rule. After he had reclaimed the frontiers that had been lost before his reign, Diocletian increased the size of his army (to about 400,000 to 500,000), and introduced a heavy reli ...

(4 pages) 81 0 3.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Saint Sebesation

of the Imperial Roman Army and captain of the guard. Sebastian was a good friend and a favorite of Diocletian the Emperor. Sebastian could have anything he wanted and have any kind of life he wanted. ... stay with them, encourage them, and even alleviate their sufferings without anyone being suspicious.Diocletian the Emperor hated Christians. He started a 'persecution' of Christians, which meant that ...

(3 pages) 25 0 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Initial R from Moralia in Job.

wn for being an early Christian Martyr, and also for the tale of his fight with the dragon. Serving Diocletian in the army, he complained, putting his position at risk, when Diocletian began the perse ... n Diocletian began the persecutions of the Christians. He publicly declared himself by tearing down Diocletian's edict against the Christians. The end result was his beheading near Lydda in 303. His a ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

State and Church relationships in the time of Constantine the Great.

of both agencies to contribute to the common good of societyBEFORE CONSTANTINEIn 248 CE the Emperor Diocletian took power with army support. He was a soldier from Dalmatia and he massively reorganised ... o control and prevent enterprising governors from becoming too powerful and endeavour to over rule. Diocletian took over the West Side of the empire to include Rome while Maxentius controlled the East ...

(6 pages) 89 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Political Effects of the Renaissance by: GirlLuver33

RenaissanceHistory has shown us how civilizations evolve over time. Broadlyinterpreted, the age of Diocletian marked a decisive stage in thetransition from the classical, the Greco-Roman, civilizatio ...

(2 pages) 62 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Political Effects of the Renaissance

History has shown us how civilizations evolve over time. Broadly interpreted, the age of Diocletian marked a decisive stage in the transition from the classical, the Greco-Roman, civilizati ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Why did Rome fall?

ed them. This weakened the authority of Rome; corruption was common and law was almost non-existent.Diocletian tried to make reforms to make the empire as strong as it was before. He realized that the ... creased the size of the army and trained them better. To improve the economic health of the empire, Diocletian set limits on prices and wages to slow down inflation.To give some stability in agricultu ...

(4 pages) 97 1 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

The Fall of Rome

ed them. This weakened the authority of Rome; corruption was common and law was almost non-existent.Diocletian tried to make reforms to make the empire as strong as it was before. He realized that the ... creased the size of the army and trained them better. To improve the economic health of the empire, Diocletian set limits on prices and wages to slow down inflation.To give some stability in agricultu ...

(4 pages) 76 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Roman Empire from the Third-Century Crisis to Justinian

pire.With the end of the third century nearing, the Roman Empire found peace again--momentarily--in Diocletian who ruled from A.D. 286-305. It was Diocletian's thorough and successful reforms that imp ... ough and successful reforms that improved conditions and soothed the pandemonium within the Empire. Diocletian attempted to stabilize the economy and currency system but his most successful reform was ...

(4 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Saint Sebastian

d as an officer in the Imperial Roman army and captian of the guard.He was one of the favourites to Diocletian, who was the Emperorer of Rome since 284 AD to 305 AD but died in 312 AD.During Diocletia ... ldiers and once converted a governer.As soon rumours spreaded, Sebastian was charged as a christian.Diocletian didn't know that Sebastian was a christian. So Diocletian sentenced Sebastian to be shots ...

(2 pages) 1021 0 4.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Notes on the Roman Empire during Constantine, his successors and The decline of the Roman empire

able•in 250-270 a plague demolished the European population = to more poverty•in 285-305, Diocletian began controlling even the economic aspect of people’s livesotaxed heavilyoforced ch ... candidates appeared•Rome got some of the best rulers•In order to end economic struggles, Diocletian began a system that stated that the next emperor would be chosen by merit instead of bloo ...

(3 pages) 35 0 2.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

St. Gregory of Tours

wars. Gregory wrote that these conflicts were more hurtful to the church than the persecution from Diocletian. Eventually the unrest and Tours stopped and peace was at hand. The Masters of Tours were ...

(2 pages) 492 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Diocletian

The Reign of Diocletian Diocletian was born by the name of Diocles at Salona in 245. His parents ... 45. His parents were freed Dalmatian slaves in Illyricum, which today would be known as Yugoslavia. Diocletian comes from a very meek background. He was married to his wife Prisca and had one daughter ... r a renewed Roman Empire, this was referred to as the "Later Roman Empire or the Byzantine Empire." Diocletian easternized Rome. He took in the ceremonies of the east and implemented them into what we ...

(3 pages) 1943 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Fall of Rome

equals and were ruining the social order. The division of the empire set by Constantine and Diocletian caused an unequal distribution of society's resources. The separation of the Empire damag ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Diocletian

Maddie Pierce World history 1 fact sheet #⅞ Diocletian Diocletian wasn't his full name. Its Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus. He lived from ... cletianus. He lived from 245 to 312. He was a roman emperor from November 20th 284 to May 11th 305. Diocletian was the first to put an end to the period known as the "crisis of the third century", (23 ... e made out of goldor silver, stopping them from using lead on their money. Military meant alot to diocletian because in this era war and fighting happened more often. He wanted to win as many wars a ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History