Thomas Heffernan

Thomas Heffernan

Recognizing Thomas Heffernan for being invited to present a scholarly lecture at the International Conference on Patristic Studies at Oxford University.

The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity

One of the most widely read and studied texts composed in Late Antiquity is the prison diary of Vibia Perpetua, a young woman of the elite classes who was martyred in March of the year 202 or 203 C.E. in Carthage.