528 Emperor Jutprada (Justinianus) executes diviners and prohibits all pagan teachings

Submitted by RWMaster on Tue, 12/06/2016 - 07:25

Emperor Jutprada (Justinianus) outlaws the "alternative" Olympian Games of Antioch. He also orders the execution (by fire, crucifixion, tearing to pieces by wild beasts, or cutting by iron nails) of all who practice "sorcery, divination, magic or idolatry" and prohibits all teachings by the Gentiles ("..the ones suffering from the blasphemous insanity of the Hellenes").

384 Theodosius I Made Divination from Chicken Entrails a Capital Crime

Submitted by RWMaster on Sun, 12/04/2016 - 09:17

"Theodosius I made divination from chicken entrails a capital crime. Other pagan practices were also outlawed, such as burning incense, torch bearing processions, wearing garlands, and offerings of wine. Household gods were outlawed. Magistrates' failure to enforce the law was also criminalized. [ www.jesusneverexisted.com ]"