PHILEMON is a letter about forgiveness. In this shortest of the four prison epistles Paul tactfully appealed to his friend, Philemon, not to punish his runaway slave, Onesimus. Instead he advised Philemon to forgive and restore his slave as a new Christian brother. Philemon had every right under Roman law to punish or even kill Onesimus. But Christ’s death made forgiveness possible. In Christ, Philemon and anyone who names the name of Jesus can receive—and give—forgiveness of sins. LIFE…
Ancient Rome: Twelve Tables of Roman Law Using Classroom as Courtroom
Twelve Tables - was the ancient legislation that stood at the foundation of Roman law. The Law of the Twelve Tables formed the centrepiece of the constitution of the Roman Republic and the core of the mos maiorum (custom of the ancestors).
Twelve Tables: The Law of the Twelve Tables was the ancient legislation that was at the foundation of the Roman law. The Law of the Twelve Tables made the centrepiece of the constitution of the Roman Republic and the core of the mos maiorum .