Philosopher and Martyr, he was a theologian who had a school of Christian studies in Rome.
He wrote two apologies defending Christianity against charges of impiety and sedition.
His explanations of why Christians didn’t worship idols was enough to get him arrested and exterminated.
Article last updated on 25 February 2006
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Justin: Christian Saint." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 16 September 2014.