William Shakespeare's religion
Shakespeare's religion is the subject of an ongoing scholarly debate dating back more than 150 years. The direct evidence of William Shakespeare's religious affiliation indicates that he was a conform...
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Abraham Lincoln and religion
Abraham Lincoln's religious beliefs are a matter of interest among scholars and the public. Lincoln grew up in a highly religious family, but never joined any church. As a young man he was a skeptic. ...
Stanley Kubrick's political and religious beliefs
The political and religious views of film director Stanley Kubrick (1928–1999) have been subjects of speculation during his lifetime and after his death. While earlier films like Paths of Glory seem t...
Milton's divorce tracts
Milton's divorce tracts refer to the four interlinked polemical pamphlets—The Doctrine and Discipline of Divorce, The Judgment of Martin Bucer, Tetrachordon, and Colasterion—written by John Milton fro...
Fifty Bibles of Constantine
The Fifty Bibles of Constantine were Bibles in Greek language commissioned in 331 by Constantine I and prepared by Eusebius of Caesarea. They were made for the use of the Bishop of Constantinople in t...
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Isaac Newton's religious views
Isaac Newton (25 December 1642 – 20 March 1727) was, as considered by others within his own lifetime, an insightful and erudite theologian. He wrote many works that would now be classified as occult ...
Periyar E. V. Ramasamy and religion
Periyar E. V. Ramasamy (Tamil: பெரியார்) (September 17, 1879 – December 24, 1973), also known as Ramaswami, EVR, Thanthai Periyar, or Periyar, was a Dravidian social reformer and politician f...
Barack Obama religion conspiracy theories
Allegations that Barack Obama is an atheist, secretly practices Islam, or that he is the anti-Christ of Christian eschatology, have been suggested since he campaigned for the U.S. Senate in 2004 and h...
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Thomas Jefferson and religion
The religious views of Thomas Jefferson diverged widely from the orthodox Christianity of his era.Throughout his life Jefferson was intensely interested in theology, religious studies, and morality.Je...
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Isaac Newton's occult studies
Isaac Newton produced many works that would now be classified as occult studies. These works explored chronology, alchemy, and Biblical interpretation (especially of the Apocalypse). Newton's scientif...
Isaac Newton's occult studies - Wikipedia
George Washington and religion
George Washington's religious beliefs have long been debated. While some of the Founding Fathers, such as Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, and Patrick Henry were noted for writing about religion, ...
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Mozart and Roman Catholicism
The celebrated composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) was raised a Roman Catholic and remained a loyal member of the church throughout his life.
Mozart's parents (Leopold Mozart and Anna Mar...
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Religious views of Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin's views on religion have been the subject of much interest. His work which was pivotal in the development of modern biology and evolution theory played a prominent part in debates about...
Religious views of Charles Darwin - Wikipedia
Milton's antiprelatical tracts
John Milton's antiprelatical tracts are a series of five political pamphlets that attack the episcopal form of church leadership.
During Bishops’ Wars of 1639 and 1640, Milton joined the factions ...
Public image of Barack Obama
Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States, has elicited a number of public perceptions regarding his personality and background. As the first African-American President of the United State...
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Decline of Greco-Roman polytheism
Religion in the Greco-Roman world at the time of the Constantinian shift mostly comprised three main currents:Early Christianity grew gradually in Rome and the Roman Empire from the 1st to 4th centuri...
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Constantinian shift
Constantinian shift is a term used by Nontrinitarian Christians, as well as Anabaptist and Post-Christendom theologians, to describe the political and theological aspects of the 4th-century process of...
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Paradise Regained
Paradise Regained is a poem by English poet John Milton, first published in 1671 by John Macock. The volume in which it appeared also contained the poet's closet drama Samson Agonistes. Paradise Regai...
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Mustafa Kemal Atatürk's personal life
The achievements, personality, and personal life of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk ((1881-05-19)May 19, 1881 a posteriori – November 10, 1938) born to Ali Rıza Efendi and Zübeyde Hanım have been the subject of...
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Paradise Lost
Paradise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet John Milton (1608–1674). The first version, published in 1667, consisted of ten books with over ten thousand lines of vers...
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Constantine the Great and Christianity
While the Roman Emperor Constantine the Great (reigned 306–337) ruled, Christianity began to transition to the dominant religion of the Roman Empire. Historians remain uncertain about Constantine's re...
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Christianity in the 3rd century
Christianity in the 3rd century was largely the time of the Ante-Nicene Fathers who wrote after the Apostolic Fathers of the 1st and 2nd centuries but before the First Council of Nicaea in 325 (ante-n...
Christianity in the 3rd century - Wikipedia
Religious beliefs of the Beatles
The religious beliefs of the Beatles describes the evolving spiritual and religious beliefs held by members of the English rock band the Beatles: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo...
Religious beliefs of the Beatles - Wikipedia
Jefferson Bible
The Jefferson Bible, or The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth as it is formally titled, was a book constructed by Thomas Jefferson in the latter years of his life by cutting and pasting with a razo...
Albert Einstein's religious views
Albert Einstein's religious views have been studied extensively. He said he believed in the "pantheistic" God of Baruch Spinoza, but not in a personal god, a belief he criticized. He also called himse...
Albert Einstein's religious views - Wikipedia
Diocletianic Persecution
The Diocletianic or Great Persecution was the last and most severe persecution of Christians in the Roman empire. In 303, the Emperors Diocletian, Maximian, Galerius, and Constantius issued a series o...
Diocletianic Persecution - Wikipedia
Constantine I and the bishops of Rome
Constantine I's relationship with the four Bishops of Rome during his reign is an important component of the history of the Papacy, and more generally the history of the Catholic Church.The legend sur...
Constantine I and the bishops of Rome - Wikipedia