Subterranean burial places; the Christian ones that we looked at are located in Rome
largest in Rome: catacomb of Domitilla, and most are Christian burials in Rome
began because of overcrowding in the city of Rome and a Roman law prohibiting burial within the city walls
A period during the early Middle Ages characterized by a renewed interest in classical things. The name of the movement comes from the Carolingian dynasty in general, and from Charlemagne in particular.
characteristics that make a Gothic church
a Gothic pointed arch usually applied to long, narrow windows.