H6 W33 – Two Church Fathers

In the past week I learned about five different church fathers and the two I cover today are Augustine and Ambrose. Augustine was a very young man when he converted, and he converted because of a  boyish chant he heard of “take up and read”, and when he took up his bible and read the […]

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H6 W30 – Roman Houses

In this lesson I learned about Roman houses; how they were built, how they were organized, and Plebian apartments.  The rich Patricians also had nice little summer retreats like those in Pompeii, which I posted about a little while ago. The rich patrician houses were huge and luxurious with large yards in the middle of […]

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