Asked in Popes, Christianity
How did Christian Begin?
It is hard to say exactly when it began. Some Might say the Birth of Jesus Christ, others might say the Ministry of Jesus Christ, and others might say the Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ. I would have to say in my own opinion. That it began with the ministry, as the disciples of Christ could be considered the 1st Christians. ...
Asked in Catholicism
Where did Catholic religion began?
Catholic Christianity began: When the Virgin Mary said about Christ to Gabriel, "Be it done to me according to your word" - she was the first Catholic. When Christ said that He would build His Church on the person of Peter. At the Last Supper when Christ gave Himself to His apostles under the form of bread and wine as an unbloody sacrifice. At the crucifixion when Christ gave Himself to His apostles as a very bloody sacrifice. At the resurrection, when Christ rose...
Asked in Catholic Confirmation
Who began confirmation?
Christ initiated what is now known as "confirmation". Confirmation began the day of Pentecost when Christ sent the Holy Spirit to be with the Apostles. Christ had already ascended into heaven. He sent the Holy Spirit to give the Apostles courage to spread the Word of God. It is through the indwelling of Spirit that we mature in our spiritual relationship with God. ...
Asked in Ancient History, Palestinian Territories
What great religion began during the height of the roman civilization in palestine?
Christianity began at the height of the Roman civilization in Palestine. Christ was crucified by the Romans in Jerusalem. ...
Asked in Religion & Spirituality
When did the religion chistianity start?
The power to become a Christian began immediately after the resurrection of Christ from the dead 2,000 years ago; Christianity began to be spread by the Apostles of Christ immediately following the ascension of the resurrected Christ in to heaven. You may read of this event and the 1st Gospel (Christian) message that was preached in the New Testament book of Acts chapters 1 & 2. ...
Asked in Jesus Christ
Is the second century before Christ of after Christ?
The 2nd century began approximately 100 years (+/- 10 years) after Jesus Christ was born. Time divides from BC (or BCE) to AD (or CE) with the estimated birth year of Jesus. ...
Asked in Christianity, New Testament, Jesus Christ
What were Christians called before Christ?
There was no organization before Christ, so there was no name for them. While there were many Jews that became Christians, there were also others that had no religion. The word 'Christian' originated out of the word 'Christ' , so before Christ there were either Gentiles or Jews. Answer: The Jews first referred to Christians as "The Way" but this was after Christ began to teach. ...
Is AD after birth or death of Christ?
AD is a latin term which means "in the Year of our Lord". The actual date AD began was Year 1 which refers to the first year of Christ life on earth as a child. BC was the way time was recorded before Christ Birth. yes AD means after christ BC emans befor christ ...