In 1211, more than eighty Waldenses were burned for heresy. This was the beginning of centuries of persecution.
The Lateran Accords, signed in February 1929, recognised the Vatican City as an independent state, with the Pope as its sovereign.
The Church played a significant role in Franco’s Spain, lasting from the end of the Spanish Civil War in 1939 until his death in 1975.
More than 200,000 children are estimated to have been sexually abused in Spain by priests since 1940, according to an independent commission.
Catholic fascists massacred 487,000 Orthodox Serbs and 27,000 Gypsies between 1941 and 1945 in the independent State of Croatia.
The alliance between conservative Catholics is not just a twenty-first century phenomenon; it has been brewing for quite some time.
Nazi Germany had admirers among American religious leaders – and white supremacy fueled their support
In the 1930s, the U.S. was more religious than it is today, with around 95% of Americans claiming membership in a religious denomination.
As soon as they had the power to do so, Christians destroyed books of philosophy. This is why so little pagan philosophy has survived.
Jacques de Molay and Geoffroi de Charney were roasted alive, slowly, over a smokeless fire. Pope Clement V knew they were innocent.
Whenever one questions the role of Christianity during WWII, Christians will quickly respond by providing examples of heroic Catholics or Protestants.