392 Destruction of a Mithraeum in Alexandria

Submitted by RWMaster on Sun, 12/04/2016 - 18:23

In 392, a Mithraeum in Alexandria, Egypt was demolished to create room for a church, causing a riot and hostage-taking. Bishop Theophilus ordered an attack on the status of Serapis, and the destruction included part of the great Library of Alexandria.

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0392
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