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THE HEIR OF ROMETHE HEIR OF ROME
Emperor Teodosio divided the Roman Empire into 2: Occident, with
capital in Rome, and Orient with capital in Contanstinople.
Germanics people invaded Rome. Fall of the Roman Empire of
King Justinian I, the most important of the bizantine emperors.
His objective is to restore the splendor of the Roman Empire.
The Oriental Schims occurrs. Byzantine church (Orthodox),
separated from the Catholic Church and does not recognize the
Constantinople was conquered by the Turks, end of the Bizantine
POLITICS AND SOCIETY
It was a theocratic state: the emperor was considered the
representative of God on Earth.
It was a heriarchy, we can distinguish different groups.
His uncle adopted him when he
Justino had a brilliant education
His uncle appointed him his heir
He was crowned on 1 April 528
MORE ABOUT JUSTINIANMORE ABOUT JUSTINIAN
He managed the unity of the Byzantine legislation and
implemented the teaching of law for laws were known and
applied equally in all corners of the Empire.
Justinian and her
empress and wife of
Justinian I. She enjoyed
great popularity and
power. She is holy on the
CRUSADES AGAINST MUSLIMSCRUSADES AGAINST MUSLIMS
The Byzantine Emperor Alexius I, knew he could not
face Turkish invaders, so despite differences with the
Roman Catholic and asked the Pope for
SIEGES OF CONSTANTINOPLASIEGES OF CONSTANTINOPLA
The city of
For nearly 1000
years, has been one
of the most
coverted cities of
history, subject of
a twenty large
1.Religion was very present in the
Byzantine daily life. Throughout the
existence of the Empire there have
been two events related to religion
affecting civil life and persisted over
Chronologically these events were:
periods there was
of the Emperors to
Schism of 1054, an event that
precipitated the definitive
separation between the
Oriental crhistian churches
and the Western Church.
ORTODOX CHURCHORTODOX CHURCH
Orthodox priests can marry,
Orthodox churches do not recognize the supremacy
of the pope over the patriarchs of the Orthodox
Orthodox churches reject the filoque doctrine.
Orthodox churches claim to possess the same faith
and practices of the early church of the New
DIFFERENCES BETWEEN ORTODOXY
Orthodoxy uses science and philosophy to
defend and explain their faith
Roman Catholicism has historically
Icons are not idols
Ortodox and Catolith Churchs have a lot
of similarities .
Western Europe Christinity
fell into the cultural abyss of
the Dark Ages.
The style that characterized
Byzantine art was almost
Byzantine Icons are more than paintings,
are a creation made with a deeper meaning
Icons are usually painted by monks
Any religious painting can be called an icon,
but the paintings are generally regarded as
the correct "icons”