Trial By Ordeal
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- The Book of the Law, Liber 220, Part III
- III;1. Abrahadabra; the reward of Ra Hoor Khut. III;2. There is division hither homeward; there is a word not known. Spelling is defunct; all is not aught. Beware! Hold! Raise the spell of Ra-Hoor-Khuit! III;3. Now let it be first understood that I...
Thelema >> The Book of the Law
- Reinforcement Effect and Displacement Trend: No Wine in Old Bottles?
- Two phenomena concerning displacement--the reinforcement effect and the displacement trend--have been only meagerly investigated with virtually no further published studies of them since they were first reported decades ago. Because there appears to be...
Journal of Parapsychology >> vol 53, 1989
- Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
- The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
- Lughnasadh (pronounced Loo-nas-ah), August 1st, is the first harvest festival in the Celtic and Neo-Pagan Year. Like all Celtic Fire Festivals, it begins on the eve of the actual day. Although it later became known as Christian Lammas, it still survives in...
Holidays >> Lammas
- Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 6
- AS THE WORM TURNS Health and well being are part of the natural birthright of the human being. With all of its organs intact, the right diet, exercise and mental focus, a human body can overcome any disease. Even so, the effects of living in this...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
- The 'W' Word (Witch), What Does it Mean?
- The other day I sat down and again tried to define what it is that I am doing. We are talking about beginning our church next year, but a church of what? I am the type that is most comfortable with a clear and complete understanding, so I began at the...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
- King James Bible: I Peter, Chapter 4
- Chapter 4 4:1 Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin; 4:2 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts...
New Testament >> I Peter
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- administering priest knew he was innocent and manipulated the ordeal to find this.
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- 4 Trial by Ordeal: Paul R. Hyams The Key to
- and suitors. Genuine error was impossible, and there could be no appeal to higher authority.
- Dialogue on the American Jury, Part I: The History of Trial by Jury
- ticipation of clerics in trial by ordeal. Without the clergy's involvement, trial by ordeal–which assumed that God inter- vened to protect the innocent–lost its validity.
- Trial by Ordeal
- Trial by Ordeal. A Modern Parable embers of the upper class in Medieval Europe could resolve dis the more pow putes through Trial by Combat.
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- In praise of… odd offices
- on trains that went forward for twenty minutes, then stopped for twenty minutes; then went forward for twenty minutes, then stopped for twenty minutes, etc. etc., rendering a five-hour journey from Venice to Rome an all-day trial by ordeal.
- *Intersociety Writes Jonathan, Demands Removal Of Nigeria Police IG
- This may be a clear case of “trial by ordeal”, which is repugnant to equity and good conscience. This anti-democratic attitude of Mr. Rigim makes him unfit as the Inspector General of Police in a democratic Nigeria.
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- Medieval Trial by Ordeal. This page is under construction! Where did the medieval idea of trial by ordeal originate?
- Trial by Ordeal - Reason Magazine
- Feb 1, 2010 The surprising accuracy of the Dark Ages' trial by fire rituals.
- Justice, medieval style - The Boston Globe
- Justice, medieval style. The case that 'trial by ordeal' actually worked. (Globe Staff illustration).
- Law and Famous Trials - What Was Trial By Ordeal?: History Fact
- Law and Famous Trials - What Was Trial By Ordeal?: History Fact Finder.