Early Church Fathers
A Plea 698
For the Christians
By Athenagoras the Athenian: Philosopher and Christian
To the Emperors Marcus Aurelius Anoninus and Lucius Aurelius Commodus, conquerors of Armenia and Sarmatia, and more than all, philosophers.
Literally, “embassy.” [By this name best known to scholars.]
Next: Chapter I.—Injustice Shown Towards the Christians.