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Church and Empire by Maria E. Doerfler et al.The history of the church's relationship with governing authorities unfolds from its beginnings at the intersection of apprehension and acceptance, collaboration and separation. This volume is dedicated to helping students chart this narrative through early Christian writings from the first six centuries. Online available.