The Christian Catacombs Of Rome

Currently available in 13 languages - Chinese, Croatian, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swedish - The Christian Catacombs Of Rome is accessible to virtually anyone who is interested in how the early Christians lived, what they believed, and how they worshipped. The site "features a large section of information about the catacombs", including:

  • a general outline,
  • the catacombs of St. Callixtus,
  • the spirituality of the catacombs,
  • the Christians of the persecutions,
  • letters between Rome and Carthage,
  • the Litanies of the Martyrs of St. Callixtus,
  • the Pope's speech concerning the catacombs,
  • the early Church's devotion to Our Lady,
  • the Christian concept of death/life after death compared with pagan belief,
  • passing on the faith (catechesis) in ancient times,
  • useful information for making a trip to see the catacombs in person,
  • and so much more.

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