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A Plea 698 For the Christians

By Athenagoras the Athenian: Philosopher and Christian

To the Emperors Marcus Aurelius Anoninus and Lucius Aurelius Commodus, conquerors of Armenia and Sarmatia, and more than all, philosophers.



Literally, “embassy.” [By this name best known to scholars.]

Next: Chapter I.—Injustice Shown Towards the Christians.