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Lactantius in Translation
The Divine Institutes, Books I-VII by
an apologetic work: On False Religion, The Origin of Error, On False Philosophy, True Wisdom and Religion, Concerning Justice, On True Worship, and On the Blessed Life. the "Christian Cicero". Online available.
The Minor Works by
period of the great persecution of Diocletian and for the first years of the peace of the Church after the Edict of Milan. Online available.
Lactantius: Divine Institutes by
riposte to pagan criticism and persecution of Christianity, which came to a head in the 'Great' Persecution of Diocletian in the early fourth century AD. Online available.