Same era differing world views:
“We see the same stars, the sky is shared by all, the same world surrounds us. What does it matter what wisdom a person uses to seek for the truth?”
~ Symmachus, (340-402 AD) Roman Statesman, Orator, and Man of Letters
“That all superstition of pagans and heathens should be annihilated is what God wants, God commands, God proclaims!”
~ St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430 AD) Roman African, Early Christian Theologian.