Hold the Faith
by Susan M B Preston
To be a Christian in 1st century Ephesus, under Roman rule, is dangerous.
The arena awaits, a background threat… one that candidates for baptism are reminded of. The decision might cost them their lives. All it takes is the refusal to burn a pinch of incense and declare that Emperor Domitian is lord and god, and Roman ire declares they are subversive, rebels.