Category Archives: AD 1914

Today in HisStory – September 1

North African bishops voted unanimously that Christians who lapsed under persecution must be rebaptized upon reentering the church. The vote led to a war of words between the North Africans and Rome, where Bishop Stephen disagreed. In behalf of the … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – August 19

Roman General Andrew and 2,593 Romans soldiers he’d led to Christ were tortured and executed for their faith. None recanted. (302 AD) King James I of Aragon censored Hebrew writing. (1263) Father Thomas Bilney was burned at the stake for … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 19

Emperor Constantius II shut down all heathen temples. (356 AD) Medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ended as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches. (842 AD) Nicolaus Copernicus is born in Torun, Poland. (1473) Miles Coverdale … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 12

Queen of England for nine days, Lady Jane Grey was executed for treason. (1554) Cotton Mather, Puritan preacher who supported Salem Witch Trials, was born. (1663) The Great Northern War began in Northern Europe between Denmark, Norway, Saxony. and Russia, … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 7

Edward of Caernarion, later Edward II, became the first English Prince of Wales. (1307) Solomon Stoddard accepted a call as pastor of Northampton Church, Massachusetts. He ministered there for fifty-five years. He also was the grandfather of Jonathan Edwards who … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 28

Charlemagne, Emperor of Holy Roman Empire, died. One of the greatest rulers of all time, he was influential in church matters. (814 AD) German King Henry IV was absolved by Holy Roman Emperor Pope Gregory VII after his penitent Walk … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 14

Mark Antony was born. (83 BC) Joan of Arc was born. (1412) Charles V and Francis I signed the Treaty of Madrid. Francis gave up claims to Burgundy, Italy and Flanders. (1526) Anabaptist preacher Leonhard Schiemer wa beheaded and burned … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – January 7

Lucian, Presbyter of Antioch, was tried and executed for his faith. (312 AD) Athanasius, a bishop of Alexandria, listed and arranged the books of the New Testament in a way that is still used today. He is more famous for … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 25

Christ was born according to calendar-maker Dionysius Exiguous. (1 AD) The first possible celebration of Christmas took place. (337 AD) First definite date Christmas was celebrated on Dec 25th took place. (352 AD) Clovis, the first French Christian king, and … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – December 24

Francis of Assisi arranged the first living manger depiction on Christmas Eve. (1223) Patriot, physician, and social reformer Benjamin Rush was born. (1745) Methodism was officially organized in the newly-independent United States of America. (1784) Kit Carson, famous pioneer of … Continue reading

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