A translation of pliny's letters, book 10, 61-121 pliny the younger : letters - book 10 , letters 61-121 translated by jbfirth l trajan to pliny. Correspondence of pliny and the emperor trajan concerning christians pliny and trajan translated by william melmoth to the emperor trajan it is my invariable rule, sir, to refer to you in. Tertullian and his citations of the letter of pliny to trajan. Pliny the younger and trajan on the christians 04/05 exchanges of his letters with the emperor trajan on a variety of administrative trajan to pliny the. #102: pliny’s letter to trajan letter to trajan from pliny the younger so, this bit of political correspondence.
A witness to the eruption of vesuvius, pliny the younger (61 – 113 ad) was a successful politician, public servant, and advisor to the emperor trajan. Included in these four volumes are pliny’s personal correspondence with significant historical figures like emperor trajan and tacitus the historian. Prof's notes: pliny the younger was a roman aristocrat and administrator during the reign of the emperor trajan (r 98-117 ce) when pliny wrote the letter you'll read below he was serving. Pliny the younger (8) pliny the younger or gaius plinius caecilius secundus we possess the entire correspondence between trajan and pliny. The letters of pliny the younger correspondence with the emperor trajan 1001 the greater part of the following letters were written by pliny during his. A translation of pliny's letters, book 10, 1-60 pliny the younger : letters - book 10 , letters 1-60 l trajan to pliny.
Around ad 110 the roman governer pliny the younger wrote a letter to the emperor trajan asking what to do with the christians in his district it is a crucial witness to early. Thct101 – the church in history s00152525 joseph w moloney analysis of letters between pliny the younger and emperor trajan through the analysis of a significant primary source, this. Pliny/trajan correspondence photo of trajan statue by thomas ihle on wikipedia the letters of pliny: a social and historical commentary oxford: clarendon, 1966. Amazoncom: the letters of the younger pliny (penguin classics) (9780140441277): pliny the younger, betty radice: books.
Pliny, letters 96-97 ad pliny to the emperor trajan it is my practice, my lord, to refer to you all matters concerning which i am in doubt for who can better. Correspondence of emperor trajan & pliny the younger: what should we do about these christians” by the reign of trajan, the earliest persecution of the christians had.
Pliny the younger (9) pliny the younger or gaius plinius caecilius secundus every month, pliny wrote two or three letters to trajan. Librivox recording of letters of pliny by pliny the younger (translated by william melmoth) read in english by andrew coleman the largest surviving body of.
Harvard classics, vol 9, part 4 : letters : pliny the younger : arranged by the author this collected correspondence offers a glimpse into the daily life of a roman patrician.
The letters exchanged by pliny and trajan concerning christians have occasioned abundant commentary but scholarship remains confused over two questions—first, pliny's procedure and. Correspondence between pliny and emperor trajan (c a d 112) pliny the younger was governor of bithynia in the letters below, he asks emperor trajan how he should deal with christians who. Origins of christianity search this site introduction pliny correspondence with trajan: christians or chrestians resurrection in the second century. Trouble in pontus: the pliny–trajan correspondence on the christians reconsidered james corke-webster tapa, volume 147, number 2, autumn 2017, pp 371-411 (article. “epistulae x” (“letters 10”, also known as the “correspondence with trajan”) is a book of letters by the roman lawyer and author pliny the younger to the emperor trajan between 109 and 111. Pliny at pontus e bruce brooks university of massachusetts at amherst gpg (7 july 2013) the pliny/trajan correspondence gives us one of the few firm dates in the history.