Placidia

Placidia,

Roman empress: see Galla PlacidiaGalla Placidia
, c.388–450, Roman empress of the West, daughter of Theodosius I. Captured by Alaric I in the course of his Italian campaign, she was held by the Visigoths as a hostage and married (414) Alaric's successor Ataulf.
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Hockaday, Placidia Fincher, young and newly wed to a major in the Confederate army, is jailed and accused of adultery and infanticide.
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Tanto en el conocido mosaico de Cristo Buen Pastor del mausoleo de Gala Placidia (425-430) como en los mosaicos de la zona mas alta de la basilica de San Apolinar Nuevo, que son de la epoca de Teodorico, tambien se mantiene esta misma iconografia del Cristo helenizante.
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(7) Petrus was bishop of Ravenna during the 430s and 440s, a period when the western imperial court normally resided in either Ravenna or Rome, so that he must have delivered a significant proportion of his more than 170 surviving sermons to congregations which included wealthy courtiers of Valentinian III and his mother Galla Placidia. Petrus took a relaxed view of wealth and assured his congregation that "God does not drive the rich away," adducing the Old Testament examples of Abraham, Job, and David, each of whom (he emphasizes) was a rich man (Sermo 28.2).
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