Wiccan History

Monday, December 27, 2010

The History of Witchcraft Persecutions;


Witchcraft persecutions before the ones in Salem, Massachusetts:



In the Circa of 560 B.C.:
1. The Bible had condemn witches.
In the Circa of 420 B.C.:
2. St. Augustine argues that witchcraft is an impossibility.
In the Circa of 1208 B.C.:
3. Satan becomes a sinister following the Pope Innocent III's attack on Cathar heretics.
In the Circa of 1273:
4. Thomas Aquinas argues that demons exist and that they try to lead people into temptation.
In the Mid 1400s:
5. Witchcraft Erupted in Europe.




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