Religious Crises in Europe<br />“Ding dong the witch is dead…”<br />
Spanish Inquisition<br />1478-1834<br />Targeted Jews, Moors (Spanish Muslims) & to some extent Protestants<br />Religious...
Spanish Inquisition<br />Synonymous with bloody, torturous reign of terror<br />Responsible for countless executions<br />...
What do you call 13 witches in a hot tub?<br />A self-cleaning<br />Coven!<br />
Witchcraft Trials<br />Spanish Inquisition & hunt for heretics led to witch hunts<br />16th-17th C. - witch hysteria<br />...
Witches<br />Who was accused?<br />Commoners (poor)<br />Apx. 75% women<br />Single or widowed<br />Over 50<br />
Witch Trials In Europe<br />Handout <br />
Thirty Years War<br />1618-1648<br />Series of declared & undeclared wars<br />Austrian & Spanish Hapsburgs vs.<br />Danis...
Religion in the TYW<br />Also religious war - Catholics vs. Protestants<br />Peace of Augsburg<br />Did not recognize Calv...
Treaty of Westphalia<br />Ended the Thirty Years War<br />Significant because…<br />IT ALSO ENDED THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE!<b...
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Religious Crisis In Europe

  1. 1. Religious Crises in Europe<br />“Ding dong the witch is dead…”<br />
  2. 2. Spanish Inquisition<br />1478-1834<br />Targeted Jews, Moors (Spanish Muslims) & to some extent Protestants<br />Religious & Political Purposes:<br />Religious: to rid Spain of non-Catholics (heretics)<br />Political: to gain land (increase state revenue without raising taxes)<br />
  3. 3. Spanish Inquisition<br />Synonymous with bloody, torturous reign of terror<br />Responsible for countless executions<br />Video: Spanish Inquisition<br />
  4. 4. What do you call 13 witches in a hot tub?<br />A self-cleaning<br />Coven!<br />
  5. 5. Witchcraft Trials<br />Spanish Inquisition & hunt for heretics led to witch hunts<br />16th-17th C. - witch hysteria<br />100,000+ charged, tortured & killed<br />
  6. 6. Witches<br />Who was accused?<br />Commoners (poor)<br />Apx. 75% women<br />Single or widowed<br />Over 50<br />
  7. 7. Witch Trials In Europe<br />Handout <br />
  8. 8. Thirty Years War<br />1618-1648<br />Series of declared & undeclared wars<br />Austrian & Spanish Hapsburgs vs.<br />Danish<br />Dutch<br />France<br />Sweden<br />Some German principalities (civil war - others fought with Hapsburgs)<br />
  9. 9. Religion in the TYW<br />Also religious war - Catholics vs. Protestants<br />Peace of Augsburg<br />Did not recognize Calvinism<br />
  10. 10. Treaty of Westphalia<br />Ended the Thirty Years War<br />Significant because…<br />IT ALSO ENDED THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE!<br />

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