Christianity: Builder of Western Civilization (Part 3 of 4)

 Scrovegni Chapel, one of the great masterpieces of Christian art. Painted by Giotto. To return to part 2 of this series, click here. VI. Law The Church made important contributions to law.  She is credited with introducing the first modern legal system in Europe -- canon law.[1]  In the 12th century, a monk named Gratian produced… Continue reading Christianity: Builder of Western Civilization (Part 3 of 4)