Category Archives: AD 1975

Today in HisStory – September 14

Bishop Cyprian said, “I am a Christian and cannot sacrifice to the gods. I heartily thank Almighty God who is pleased to set me free from the chains of this body.” Then he was beheaded. (258 AD) John Chrysostom, considered the … Continue reading

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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 – February 21

Joan of Arc withstood the first day of interrogation during her trial for heresy. (1430) The Prussian Confederation was formed. (1440) British poet Robert Southwell was hanged and quartered for treason for being a Catholic. (1595) Michael Romanov, son of … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 11

According to the traditional date, Emperor Jimmu founded Japan. (660 BC) Tiberius Claudius Caesar Britannicus, heir to the Roman Emperorship, died under mysterious circumstances in Rome. That cleared the way for Nero to become Emperor. (55 AD) Henry VIII was … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – February 8

According to The Handbook of Biblical Chronology, Apostle Paul left Malta to sail to Rome. (58 AD) As Roman troops surrounded the church in Alexandria, Egypt, Bishop Athanasius escaped for the third time. (356 AD) Revolution broke out in Basel, … 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 8

Severinus, missionary to Austria, died (482 AD) Explorer Marco Polo died. (1324) In the bull Romanus Pontifex, Pope Nicholas V transferred Africa’s harbors, rivers, islands, and seas to Portugal’s rulers and granted Portugal the authority to sell infidels into slavery. (1455) … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 22

Nominoe, the first King of all Brittany, defeated Frankish King Charles the Bald at the Battle of Ballon near Redon. (845 AD) Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama rounded Cape of Good Hope on way to first voyage from Europe to … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 21

Judas Maccabaeus, son of Mattathias of the Hasmonean family, restored the Temple in Jerusalem. It is celebrated every year during Hanukkah. (164 BC) The Burgundians sold Joan of Arc to the English. (1430) Pilgrim Fathers reached America at Provincetown Harbor, … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 20

Diocletian offered amnesty to all Christians who would sacrifice to the Roman gods because his prisons were full. Very few did. (303 AD) English King Edmund was martyred by Danes for refusing to deny Christ. (869 AD) In Switzerland, John … Continue reading

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