"History had it"? That is a non-statement.<quoted text> More and more of your ignorance.
History had it that they were persecuted and even killed by the Romans under Nero and other Emperors, but the spirit of the Christians never died, until God turn around the tide, under Emperor Constantine.
Get a clue on History.
Check your sources.
Lets see if you can do any better for "Christians fed to the lions" than you did for "the existence of Jesus Christ", on which you failed utterly.