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1069 BCE - 392 CE: The Negative Confession continues in use throughout Egypt's later history until the rise of Christianity.
 
 
70 CE: The rise of Christianity contributes to the cultural and physical decline of the city of Ephesos.
 
100 CE - 200 CE: Nanshe's symbol of the fish used by new faith of Christianity.
 
 
162 CE - 166 CE: Marcus Aurelius persecutes new sect of Christianity.
 
 
239 CE - 330 CE: Life of Saint Gregory the Illuminator who is credited with bringing Christianity to Armenia (dates disputed).
 
300 CE - 400 CE: Rise of Christianity in Egypt replaces Heka and old religion with new model of belief.
 
300 CE: Belief in Apophis declines with the rise of Christianity. Rituals are abandoned.
 
313 CE: Roman emperor Constantine I tolerates Christianity.
 
314 CE: Armenia adopts Christianity as the state religion.
 
 
314 CE: Saint Gregory the Illuminator is made the first bishop of Armenia as Christianity is adopted by Tiridates the Great.
 
 
350 CE: Coptic script developed with the rise of Christianity and earlier Egyptian scripts forgotten.
 
 
376 CE: Fritigern formally converts to Arian Christianity in order to enter the Roman Empire.
 
391 CE: Christianity becomes official religion of Empire.
 
 
397 CE: Saint Ninian brings Christianity to Scotland, rise of literacy and written history.
 
397 CE: St. Ninian begins conversion of Picts to Christianity.
 
400 CE - 500 CE: Worship of Apis banned as Christianity becomes the dominant belief structure in Egypt.
 
415 CE: Cult of Amun proscribed by the new religion of Christianity. .
 
432 CE: St. Patrick comes to Ireland, lights fire announcing Christianity on Hill of Slane.
 
 
432 CE - 433 CE: St. Patrick arrives in Ireland and preaches at the Hill of Tara, announcing the advent of Christianity.
 
503 CE: Clovis converts to Christianity.
 
 
611 CE - 643 CE: Reign of Cynegils in Wessex; first West Saxon king to convert to Christianity and be baptized.
 
 
664 CE: Synod of Whitby; Oswiu of Northumbria decides in favor of Roman Catholicism over Celtic Christianity.
 
829 CE - 831 CE: The Frankish missionary St. Ansgar (801-865 CE) first introduces the Swedes to Christianity in the Viking trading town of Birka.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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