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Read & Download » PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook µ James A. Haught Da to slaughter thousands in the Battle of Lepanto in 1571 And he intensified the Roman Inuisition torturing and burning Catholics whose beliefs varied from official dogma After his death Pius was canonized a saint Heaven help usHoly Horrors chronicles the grim spectrum of religious persecution from ancient times to the present including such historic massacres as the Crusades the Islamic jih. This book I l

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Read & Download Û Holy Horrors: An Illustrated History of Religious Murder and Madness ✓ When you think of saints you envision stained glass pictures of piety But the truth can be horribly different Consider Saint Pius V As Grand Inuisitor he sent Catholic troops to kill 2000 Waldensian Protes When you think of saints you envision stained glass pictures of piety But the truth can be horribly different Consider Saint Pius V As Grand Inuisitor he sent Catholic troops to kill 2000 Waldensian Protestants in southern Italy After becoming pope he sent Catholic troops to kill Huguenot Protestants in France Pius also launched the final crusade against Muslims sending a Christian naval arma. What an eye o

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Holy Horrors An Illustrated History of Religious Murder and MadnessAds the Catholic wars against heretics the Inuisition witch hunts the Reformation and such atrocities as the Holocaust the seemingly insoluble Catholic Protestant schism in Northern Ireland religious tribalism in Lebanon and the barbaric cruelty of the theocracy in Iran The antiue woodcuts paintings prints and contemporary photographs that illustrate the book are at once gruesome and riveting. This has a re