Buddhist Priest and Gentleman of Loo choo.
Friar of the Order of St. Francis.
The Howling Dervishes.
Ottoman Empire. Istanbul Turkey.
THE DAWN OF CHRISTIANITY IN BRITAIN.
Roger Walden. Bishop of London in 1405.
Byzantine silk fabric made in tapestry art. 11th century.
Dinner at Crisso. In the house of the bishop of Salona.
The Dance of the Dervishes.
In the Tower of the Winds.
British priestesses. Roman era 3rd century.
John Wycliffe (1330-1384) and the Dawn of the Reformation.
During the reign of Edward III., a silent alteration had been wrought in the condition of the lower classes. Feudalism was beginnings its slow decline, the divisions in the state made by contending parties, the divisions in the church made by contending popes, and a general upheaving of society, followed or preceded those political agitations, which, though they appeared to be confined to the barons and chiefs of houses, yet involved the common people, and still more the burgesses, who had already attained to some political power in parliament. Continue reading