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Wars of Religion

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  • Wars of Religion — may refer to:*European wars of religion, the European religious conflicts of the 16th and 17th centuries *French Wars of Religion, the 16th century catholic protestant conflicts in France *Crusades, the Muslim Christian conflicts in medieval… …   Wikipedia

  • Wars of Religion — (1567 1585)    Since the 1520s, religious tensions had grown in parallel with increasing numbers of Protestants. Persecutions began under Emperor Charles V, who introduced the Inquisition in 1550. The accession of Philip II (1555) brought to… …   Historical Dictionary of Brussels

  • Wars of Religion — …   Useful english dictionary

  • French Wars of Religion — Part of European wars of religion Depiction of the St. Bartholomew s Day massacre by François Duboi …   Wikipedia

  • European wars of religion — The name Wars of Religion has been given to a series of European wars of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries, following the onset of the Protestant Reformation. Although sometimes unconnected, all of these wars were strongly influenced by… …   Wikipedia

  • French Wars of Religion — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wars of the Three Kingdoms — The Wars of the Three Kingdoms (sometimes known as the Wars of the Three Nations) formed an intertwined series of conflicts that took place in Scotland, Ireland, and England between 1639 and 1651 after these three countries had come under the… …   Wikipedia

  • Religion in France — France is a country where freedom of religion and freedom of thought are guaranteed by virtue of the 1789 Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen. The Republic is based on the principle of laïcité (or freedom of conscience ) enforced… …   Wikipedia

  • Religion, Wars of —    The Wars of Religion were a series of long civil wars, and included various treaties, that took place in France from 1562 to 1598. The success of the Calvinist Reformation and its rapid propagation created little by little a climate of tension …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Religion in Scotland — Church of Scotland Roman Catholic Church Free Church of Scotland Free Church of Scotland (Continuing) United Free Church of Scotland …   Wikipedia

  • Wars of Alexander the Great — Alexander fighting Persian king Darius III. From Alexander Mosaic of Pompeii, Naples, Naples National Archaeol …   Wikipedia

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