Constantine is known for being the first Roman emperor to accept and promote the Christian religion and was largely responsible for how prominent it became during the Middle Ages. ...
Constantine I The Great
Constantine I came to the throne when his father, Constantius, died in 306. After defeating his rivals, Constantine became the sole ruler of the Roman Empire in 324, and is credited with social and economic reforms that significantly influenced medieval...
Name at Birth:
Flavius Valerius Aurelius Constantinus
Naissus (modern Serbia)
As emperor, Constantine enacted many administrative, financial, social, and
military reforms to strengthen the empire. The government was restructured and
Overview of the life, reign, and influence of the Roman Emperor Constantine.
When he fought against rival emperor
Maxentius at the Milvian Bridge , he had a vision that let him know that he could win the battle, but only under the sign of Christ. Helena) may have already been Christian, may have resisted converting to Christianity until he was ... More »
May 12, 2015 ... The first Roman emperor to profess Christianity. He not only initiated the
evolution of the empire into a Christian state but also provided the ...
Emperor Constantine I is often credited with converting the Roman Empire to
Christianity. In fact, though he ended the persecution of Christians and eventually
When, on the resignation of his father, Constantius was made Augustus, the new
Emperor of the West asked Galerius, the Eastern Emperor, to let Constantine, ...
On Biography.com, explore the the life of Roman Emperor Constantine I, who
ruled early in the 4th century. He was the first Christian emperor and saw the ...
by Robert Arakaki "Tell me the history of Christianity and I can tell you your
theology." This is especially true with a controversial figure like Constantine.