Religion Ancient Rome

Roman Religion: From Greek Mythology to Christianity

Religion has always played an important role in human history. People are naturally-inclined to believe in something larger than themselves. But what and who they believe in changes. All the time.  Considering how long the Roman empire lasted (from 49 BC to either 476 AD or 1453 AD, depending on how you look at it) it should come as no surprise that religion underwent numerous transformations, all of which impacted the empire itself as well as the rest of the world.  The biggest religious development to come out of Roman history was the rise of Christianity, which is today the