Edict o Milan

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Emperor Constantine the Great, Roman, 4t century

The Edict o Milan wis the Februar 313 AD agreement tae treat Christians benevolently within the Roman Empire.[1] Wastren Roman Emperor Constantine I, an Licinius, wha controlled the Balkans, met in Milan an amang ither things, agreed tae chynge policies taewart Christians[1] follaein the Edict o Toleration bi Galerius issued twa years earlier in Serdica. The Edict o Milan gae Christianity a legal status, but didna mak Christianity the offeecial releegion o the Roman empire.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Frend, W. H. C. The Early Church SPCK 1965, p. 137