All Blog Posts Tagged 'inquisition' (4)

The Auto Da Fe

I was so blown away by this painting I needed to post it on my blog to try to draw attention to it.  The painting by Pedro Berruguete (1475) is truly remarkable and important because it’s sheer incontrovertible evidence of how sadistic and criminal the Christian mind is and has been in history. 

 

File:Pedro Berruguete - Saint Dominic Presiding over an Auto-da-fe (1475).jpg

 

 

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Added by Richard Goscicki on August 20, 2012 at 9:30am — 5 Comments

Year of the Bible? Give Me a Break

Pennsylvania legislators recently adopted a resolution that among other things encourages Pennsylvanians to study the tenets of the Bible and says there is a "national need to study and apply scripture." The Freedom from Religion Foundation filed suit charging that the resolution violates the "separation of church and state."…

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Added by Donald R Barbera on June 7, 2012 at 9:51pm — 11 Comments

no one expects the spanish inquisition!!!

not sure anyone is interested in this or not, but i stumbled across a multi-episode documentary from canada on the inquisition. it's kinda low budget, but still interesting.



the first episode is a little slow, but episode 2 and 3 are good.



it really gets me pissed off at points... torturing and killing people for nothing.

and occasionally there is a catholic priest who makes some comment like "well, we have to take these things in context of the society at that… Continue

Added by markystar on August 17, 2010 at 7:05am — No Comments

Mondo Diablo Episode 220: You Can't Torquemada ANYTHING.





A&E's History's Most Evil Men looks at Tomás de Torquemada, Grand Inquisitor of the Spanish Inquisition.



Playlist



Torquemada 1

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Oscar Brand and his Young Friends * Hallowe'en, Hallowe'en

Torquemada 2

Bob Rosengarden and Phil Kraus * Satan Takes a Holiday

Wade Denning & Kaye Lande * The Pumpkin Tells

Torquemada 3

Robert Cobert * The… Continue

Added by Rev Hellbound Alleee on October 21, 2009 at 6:46pm — No Comments

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