Latest News for: Roman soldiers


Legion: Life in the Roman Army exhibition delivers exciting finds but fails to go beyond ...

The Conversation 23 Feb 2024
The life of a Roman soldier was full of risk, danger and camraderie, but it could also be beset with loneliness. Many soldiers joined in order to build a better future for themselves ... Life in the Roman Army at London’s British Museum.

Church Talk: Did Jesus just ignore her?

Cook Islands News 23 Feb 2024
There is another similar account where Jesus responded to the request of a Roman soldier (definitely not a lost sheep of Israel) but Jesus’ response in this account is completely different! (Luke 7.1-10).

Epigraphic journey in wadi Bayir: Interpreting Nabataean inscriptions

The Jordan Times 22 Feb 2024
Greek and Latin inscriptions were also found in Wadi Bayir and Jaquiline Calzini inferred that the name Sabinus mentioned in one of them could refer to a Roman soldier of the local origin as the area ...

Hallowed courtroom and exhibition relate story of Nazi trials in Nuremberg

Stars and Stripes 22 Feb 2024
The magisterial scene is completed by a marble-encased door topped with a bronze cartouche and statues representing Roman and Germanic law ... soldiers were key in most aspects of the first Nuremberg trial, from collecting evidence to guarding prisoners.

Throckmorton column: Cornelius first gentile baptized

Daily Advance 21 Feb 2024
The story of Cornelius is quite fascinating. He was a Roman officer, a gentile, and a commander of 100 soldiers ... Acts 10.1-2 describes him this way ... A centurion was an officer in the ancient Roman army who commanded 100 legionaries ... .

The 19 best war memoirs chosen by Max Hastings

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Feb 2024
Life in the Roman Army has received rave notices. Its achievement is to explain and illustrate the experience of Rome’s soldiers, who formed one of the greatest fighting forces the world has seen.

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Streaming: Watch & Stream Online via Disney Plus

Coming Soon 18 Feb 2024
Night at the Museum ... Buckle up for a wild ride that’s perfect for fans of Jumanji ... Ben Stiller returns as the hapless yet lovable Larry, joined by Owen Wilson’s cowboy Jedediah and Steve Coogan’s Roman soldier Octavius ... NOTE ... Movies ... .

1,800-Year-Old Ancient Roman Soldiers' Camp Discovered at 'Armageddon'

Sputnik 17 Feb 2024
The 1,800-year-old military camp accommodated over 5,000 soldiers from the Roman army’s 6th Ironclad Legion at Tel Megiddo's foothills in northern Israel ....

OPL offering new ‘Disability Friendly Story Hour for Adults’ reading program

The Oneida Daily Dispatch 17 Feb 2024
The faith was illegal under Roman Law at the time. He was later imprisoned for marrying Christian soldiers. Emperor Claudius II did not want his men married because he felt marriage weakened his soldiers.

Wrightsville Beach publisher's new novel explores time travel for Christians

StarNews Online 16 Feb 2024
Simply Francis Publishing, the local boutique book imprint, has published a time travel epic of Biblical proportions ... There, they're offered the job of three lifetimes ... (But what if a Roman soldier walks up, yelling at them in Latin?) ... Book review.

‘The Chosen’ Season 4, Episodes 4 to 6 review

Deseret News 16 Feb 2024
both productions show that Jesus is for everyone — whether it’s the Roman soldier or the kids everyone in the town thinks are trouble ... The contrast between the bright reds of the Romans and the more muted colors the disciples wear is fascinating ... 1 ... 29.

Roman camp is unearthed at

The Daily Mail 15 Feb 2024
'The camp was the permanent military base for over 5,000 Roman soldiers for more than 180 years, from 117-120 to about 300 AD ... 228AD - The Romans were being attacked by barbarian tribes and soldiers ...

Israel unearths remains of Roman military base

Famagusta Gazette 15 Feb 2024
The camp was the permanent military base for over 5,000 Roman soldiers for more than 180 years during the rule of the Roman Empire, the IAA added ... the Roman Imperial roads, the archaeologists noted.

1,800-year-old Roman legionary base exposed

Israel Hayom 15 Feb 2024
The base measures an enormous 550 meters long by 350 meters wide and served as the permanent encampment for over 5,000 Roman soldiers from around 117-300 CE ... 1,800-Year-Old Iron Legion Roman Legionary Base exposed at the foot of Tel Megiddo .

With Ash Wednesday falling on Valentine’s Day, faithful find ways to celebrate love

The Virginian-Pilot 15 Feb 2024
Valentine’s acts defied Roman law, and the priest was martyred for his beliefs. The Roman emperor outlawed marriage so that he could send young men to war with no connections, believing soldiers would be more willing to die in battle.