When Christianity was declared Rome’s monopoly religion in 380 CE, Greek knowledge was violently suppressed.
The church’s retreat in the face of science continues to the present day. Consider just two recent examples.
The separation of church and state has far deeper roots than the Constitution of the United States.
Christian doctrines like the virgin birth were common in many of the religions that pre-dated the time of Jesus.
Numbers 21:6: “And the Lord sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people; and much people of Israel died.”
The roots of modern science began not with the Renaissance but with the influx of Greek thought in the eleventh century.
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