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May 25

May 25: Pope Gregory VII

Pope Gregory VII

The end of his life was the beginning the most morally loose period in the history of Europe – now mythologized as the “Age of Chivalry.”

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Apr 29

April 29: The Age of Chivalry

The Age of Chivalry was steeped in corruption, theft, violence, and every imaginable (and some unimaginable) sexual deviations, including rape, incest, pederasty, prostitution and general sexual license.

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Dec 14

December 14: The Lollard Heresy

John Oldcastle hanged and burned

It is characteristic of the teaching of European history that it assumes the general populace acquiesced in all the ideas of a church that diverged radically from the organization founded under the original gospels.

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