Christianity: Builder of Western Civilization (Part 1 of 4)

Note: If you want to read a correction of historical misconceptions of Christianity before reading this series, click here. Monte Cassino today, the Mother monastery of the Benedictine order When it comes to the importance of Christianity to the history of humanity, “terrific” is the right word to use here. Its contributions to the world… Continue reading Christianity: Builder of Western Civilization (Part 1 of 4)

Correcting Historical Misconceptions Against Christianity

What the world would look like without Christianity according to the TV series Family Guy (season 8, episode 1) -- an example of bad history being promoted in popular culture. Among historians, the idea that the Church suppressed science in the Middle Ages has been long debunked. Popular culture (Hollywood, Netflix, popular personalities -- you… Continue reading Correcting Historical Misconceptions Against Christianity