The story of the Scottish fight for freedom is long and valiant. Heroes fought and died for their country. But they pushed through and earned the prize of freedom. Continue reading “Scotland’s Fight for Freedom: William Wallace and Robert The Bruce”
Month: October 2014
The Church on the eve of reform and the ninety-five theses were the precursors to the famous, boring Protestant Reformation. They helped foster it and make it grow.
The Church on the eve of the Reformation was a sort of mix-up. Good and bad lived together hand in hand. The bad side was really bad. Continue reading “The Catholic Church and The Ninety Five Theses”
Henry VIII, the second king of the Tudor dynasty, was a staunch Catholic. He unwittingly admitted Protestantism into his country because of a divorce. Thus, through him and his successors, Protestantism took a firm grip on England. Continue reading “Henry VIII and The English Reformation”
One day, some landowners on the island of Crete found relics while digging. Excited, they called in a man named Arthur Evans to investigate. He found a whole civilization. Continue reading “Minoan Crete”