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In the Fullness of Time, Part 1: The Roman Empire in the Times of Jesus

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In the Fullness of Time, Part 1

The Roman Empire in the times of Jesus.

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In the Fullness of Time, Part 1: The Roman Empire in the Times of Jesus

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In Galatians chapter 4, the Apostle Paul tells us that God brought forth Jesus "in the fullness of time". Luke, in his nativity narrative, tells us "in those days, a decree went out from Caesar Augustus". What did those in the early Church know about what those days were like? The contradistinction between Jesus and Caesar could not be any more powerful and meaningful.