The origins and early spread of Christianity took place in the Roman Empire. It was based on the teachings of Jesus Christ. Spread during the PAX Romana. Despite persecution of the early Christians, Christianity became the official religion of the Roman Empire.
Rights of women
Women, or more correctly, girls, were usually married by the time they were twelve years old
the law required that all women, young and old, be under the care of a "guardian".
women were not restricted from owning property and wealth. If it benefited her husband.