Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for December 31, 2022

Hodie est pr. Ian. 2775 AUC ~ 9 Poseideion II in the second year of the 700th Olympiad

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Augustine’s Confessions, Part 2 of 2. The second half of Augustine’s Confessions contains some of the most famous theology in Christian history.

Mason sent this question in for Murray to muse over, ‘how did the language differences of auxiliary units affect armies on campaign or during battle? Were there any particular Roman generals who were multilingual’.

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

[Saturday ~ no entry]

[Sunday] If it thunders today it portends a swift wind, but not a dangerous one.

… adapted from the text and translation of:

Jean MacIntosh Turfa, The Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar, in Nancy Thomson de Grummond and Erika Simon (eds.), The Religion of the Etruscans. University of Texas Press, 2006. (Kindle edition)


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