Book: The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism
Author: Franz Cumont

The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism By Franz Cumont

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Pages (PDF): 203
Publication Date: 1911

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This is a very detailed review of what is known about the eastern religions which were absorbed into Roman Paganism during the late Republic and Imperial periods. Topics include the cults of the Magna Mater, Cyblele, Isis, Astarte, Mithrism and Zoroastrianism, as well as a study of astrology and how it became part of Roman beliefs. Extensive footnotes.