It's also difficult to see the year 0 remaining the same in the long term, and as this is a history website we're talking really long term.
is an abbreviation for ' Common Era', a non-religious alternative to the use of A. in designating the second period of the Gregorian calendar, our current era. due to Jesus being born several years before the 1. However, Christians are able to retain their reference to Jesus by substituting Christian for Common: ‘Christian Era’. D.', which stands for Anno Domini (' The Year Of Our Lord') is increasingly seen as inappropriate given the majority who have different, if any, 'lords'. Optionally, type any part of the clue in the "Contains" box.Click on clues to find other crossword answers with the same clue or find answers for the BCE crossword clue.Answer: CE is the secular world's substitute for AD ( In the year of our Lord)BCE is the secular world's substitute for BC (Before Christ )Common era and before common era do not have the same meaning as before Christ and in the year of our Lord because the terms exclude Jesus Christ, the main focus of the dating system.