|About 315 results (0.29 seconds)|
The myth of the Inquisition created a black legend that circulated throughout
sixteenth-century Europe. It portrayed Spain as a symbol of repression, brutality,
Though not a part of its history of which the Church is proud, the Spanish
Inquisition is hardly the "black legend" that still grips the popular imagination.
I heard that the Vatican is run by an individual called "the black pope," who holds
all the real power. What do you say ... Catholic Urban Legends: 'Hitler's Pope'.
(Even G.K. Chesterton, in his magnificent ballad Lepanto, indulges in healthy
dose of Black Legend, caricaturing King Philip as a disfigured sorcerer brewing ...
... as the planet Earth colliding with a black hole and bringing about the end of the
.... According to some Maya legends, the gods made three worlds before they ...
Fifty years ago the Jehovah's Witnesses numbered fewer than 100,000. Now
there are several million of them around the world. They don't have churches;
Explores the unbiblical teachings of the Seventh-Day Adventists from a Catholic
The story of Pope Joan is a legend, roundly dismissed by serious historians as
unworthy of belief. ... Does "the black pope" wield the true power in the Vatican?
On the Feast of the Annunciation, 1347—the same year the Black Plague arrived
in ..... "What we know of Catherine's childhood is embedded in pious legend," ...
Glastonbury at present is famous for black magic and for shops selling all sorts of
... Legend says that Joseph of Arimathea landed here with a small band of ...