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The Torture Of Faith

(Not too) recently, I read of Boko Haram, or ISIS, torturing 23 young children to death. I don’t know what menace six-year-olds can be, to bullies armed with AK-47s. 1,015 more words

That's Life

SIGNS OF THE TIMES - Anabaptist Inquisition

“The Christian martyrs are blood witnesses, who suffered violent deaths for the sake of their Christian faith. This concept of martyrdom presupposes that the penalty was not applied for insurrection or any other crime, but was based on the victim’s religious faith.” 172 more words


Microview: The "Eisenhorn" Trilogy by Dan Abnett

The Eisenhorn Trilogy by Dan Abnett is a set of stories that takes place in the universe of Warhammer 40K. The universe is one created for tabletop gaming (learn more here). 441 more words

Eclectic Theist

SIGNS OF THE TIMES - An Account Of The Inquisition

We, the modern day church, are woefully ignorant of the violent and persecuting history of the Roman Catholic Church against born again Christians.  It’s time for us to learn. 847 more words


[REVIEW] Jaws of Hakkon DLC - Dragon Age: Inquisition

Finally, after months of diversions (thank you, Ori and the Blind Forest, Pillars of Eternity, Witcher: Wild Hunt) I have completed the… 599 more words


Happy Birthday To Me..

… Happy Birthday to me, Happy Birthday to me-ee… Well you get the idea :)

I’ve got an awesome family – look what they got me for my birthday! 198 more words


The Inquisition And Contemporary Political Correctness: The Pedagogy Of Fear

I’ve recently been reading about the formation and institutionalization of the Inquisition in Spain and Portugal after 1478.  While some may see this subject as having no relevance to the modern scene, this view would be incorrect.   890 more words