Divine Honours for the Caesars

The First Christians’ Responses by Bruce W. Winter

Athena & small imperial cult

Pilate’s Shrine to Tiberius

Caesarea Maritima

Discussed on p. 84

The inscription on the shrine that Pontius Pilate dedicated to the emperor in Caesarea Maritima, the capital of Judea, a city built by Herod the Great that was dominated by an imperial cult temple he also constructed.