A witch-hunt is a search for people labelled "witches" or evidence of witchcraft,
often involving .... century AD Getica of Jordanes records a persecution and
expulsion of witches among th...
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The same time was one of intense witch-hunting in England, as the English civil
war created an atmosphere of unrest that fueled the hunting, especially under ...
The Church created the elaborate concept of devil worship and then, used the .....
The social turmoil created by the Reformation intensified witch-hunting.
1450: The first major witch hunts began in many western European countries.
The Roman Catholic Church created an imaginary evil religion, using
Oct 1, 2014 ... Stories of witches and witch-hunting in early modern Europe have ... Witches
were accused of having made an explicit, face-to-face pact with ...
Nov 1, 2011 ... From that geographical origin, the beliefs and practices that fueled both
prosecutions and witch hunts spread most effectively from one region to ...
They believed that witches made a pact or agreement with the Devil and ... In
Western Europe the first witch hunts (in which large numbers of people were tried
Presided over by Chief Justice William Stoughton, the court was made up of ...
the Salem witch trials and more modern examples of "witch hunting" like the ...
Oct 23, 2007 ... The displaced people created a strain on Salem's resources. This aggravated ....
People need to be aware that witch-hunting is not just history.