Religious History

Religious Writings

Many modern cultures take literacy for granted, but it was actually a very rare skill in the early years of many religious institutions. Religious writings were often an important part of handing down the themes, stories, and tenets of the institutions. Those who became a part of the religious hierarchy...

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Religious History

The Pyramids of Egypt

There have been many leaders throughout history claiming a kinship with the gods of their culture, and the Pharaohs of Egypt held that distinction. While they did build many cities and structures, the pyramids are some of their best preserved works in this area. They were houses that were meant...

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Religious History

Religious Artifacts

The Roman Catholic Church has been a religious institution that has survived for centuries, and the paths it has taken have often been ones that created some of the most recognizable religious artifacts in the world today. Their patronage of artists was one that covered many different areas, and they...

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