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...
Centuries ago in Europe, fear of witchcraft led to witch hunts and executions. ... It
was created by the Roman Catholic Church in the 13th century “to convert ...
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 ...
Oct 31, 2001 ... Commentary on the European Witch Hunts. ... religious elites created a new, and
mistaken, intellectual framework out of Christian heresy and ...
The Church created the elaborate concept of devil worship and then, used the ...
The witch hunts were an eruption of orthodox Christianity's vilification of women,
The Salem witch trials, which resulted in the executions of 19 innocent .... 60s
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1450: The first major witch hunts began in many western European countries.
The Roman Catholic Church created an imaginary evil religion, using
Find out more about the history of Salem Witch Trials, including videos, ... for the
anti-Communist “witch hunts” led by Senator Joseph McCarthy in the 1950s.
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 ...