Pope Demands Yamakas

Yamaka

Fourth Council of the Lateran in 1215, convoked by Pope Innocent III, This was the
twelfth ecumenical council and is sometimes called the "Great Council" or "General Council of
Lateran" due to the presence of seventy-one patriarchs and metropolitan bishops, four
hundred and twelve bishops, and nine hundred abbots and priors together with
representatives of several monarchs.

Persecute Jews

Nazi Jewish Star

Persecution of Jews
 

70 C.E.

The Roman Army destroyed Jerusalem, killed over 1 million Jews, took about 100,000 into
slavery and captivity, and scattered many from Palestine to other locations in the Roman
Empire.

Circa 115 -117:

Jews in Cyprus, Cyrene, Egypt and parts of Mesopotamia revolted against the
Roman Empire in what is known as the Kitos War. This caused the death of several hundreds
of thousands of Romans and Jews. The Roman Legions eventually crushed the rebellions. 

Indulgences

Selling Indulgences

Pope Leo 10th

Money to Erase Your Sins

In Martin Luther’s time, Pope Leo X was head of the Church. The Pope’s taste for extravagance drained the treasury in only eight years. But St. Peter’s Basilica needed to be rebuilt, so the pope offered indulgences in exchange for funds to rebuild the cathedral. Indulgences were letters of pardon which guaranteed forgiveness of sins.

Church Start

Church Start

306 CE – Constantine started to reign.

311 CE – The Edict of Toleration by Galerius  was issued in 311 by the Roman Tetrarchy of Galerius, Constantine and Licinius, officially ending the Diocletian persecution of Christianity.

313 CE – Constantine published the “Edict of Toleration” which made Christianity a legal and official religion within the Roman Empire.

Crusades

crusades

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Crusades

The Crusades were military campaigns sanctioned by the Latin Roman Catholic Church during the High Middle Ages and Late Middle Ages. In 1095, Pope Urban II proclaimed the First Crusade with the stated goal of restoring Christian access to holy places in and near Jerusalem.

Knights Templar

templar cross

Burn Women

Burn Women

During 300 years of witch hunts, the Christians burned somewhere between 60,000 to 100,000 women, burned tied to a stake in the ground.  These figures are based on a survey of scholarly sources. The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts between February 1692 and May 1693. The trials resulted in the executions of twenty people, most of them women.

Galileo

Galileo

Galileo Galilei

 

galileo finger

NO, he did NOT,  NOT have his eyes gouged out as many believe.

Galileo Galilei, father of modern science, He said the sun was in the middle and the earth revolved around it.  The Church said the earth was in the middle and the planets, including the sun revolved around the earth.