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What is the origin of Christianity?
Where did Christianity originate? Christianity originated in the city of Jerusalem in. present-day Israel. The founder of Christianity, Jesus Christ, was born.
What is the history of Christianity in Africa?
ANSWER: The history of Christianity in Africa probably began during the earthly ministry of Jesus Christ, two thousand years ago. The New Testament of the Bible mentions several events in which Africans were witnesses to the life of Christ and the ministry of the apostles.
How did Christianity spread throughout the Roman Empire?
The early Christians were a small group of mostly Jewish people and a few gentiles who followed Jesus. It had become clear to them that Jesus Christ fulfilled a large number of Messianic Old Testament prophecies. As they carried on his teachings across the Roman Empire, Christianity spread steadily.
What does it mean to be a 鈥淐hristian?
鈥淐hristian鈥?means 鈥渓ittle Christ.鈥?So it was a put-down to those who followed the risen Christ. When Jesus began his journey and teachings, the people who followed him usually referred to themselves as followers or even Saints. The new movement met a lot of resistance in Antioch.