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Unformatted text preview: o Negative opinions Tacitus has about Christians, Christianity is called a deadly superstition o Christians were in Rome at the time of Nero, o Nero blamed the Christians of starting the fire, accused them of Arson, he arrested them and put them to death o Tactitus said they did not start the fire, but he says they deserved Chapter 15 • Page 368 • Piso; Piso was very popular among the masses • Piso was a good speaker and good friend • His character was bad, had bad morals • Women join in the plot against Piso • Freedman goes to nero with the knife we was supposed to sharpen • Nero gives an interrogation of the men and finds that there is something going on • Senaca’a death •...
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