Tertullian: A Model for Satirists

By |2015-01-25T16:38:32-06:00January 25th, 2015|Categories: Christianity, History, Religion|

He was a North African adherent, of what was a minority religion, in the territories in which he lived and traveled. He had seen his faith mocked publicly, with opponents parading cartoonish images in the streets to inflame the animus and contempt already directed against his beliefs. They declared his religion the threat to social [...]