Rise and spread of Christianity

The Rise and Spread of Christianity was one of the first religions to be recognized as a state supported religion. Today Christianity is the worlds largest religion. Almost a quarter of our world is Christian. It is also some what inspired by the second largest religion which is Islam. Christianity was a tiny part of Judaism during the life of Jesus. In 4 centuries it became one of the most dominant religions in the Mediterranean world. The Roman Empire was a big part of the spread of Christianity.


This image shows where Christianity was an where it was spread to in the roman empire.