Monthly Archives: July 2021

Pilgrimages during the Great Mortality

By Dorsey Armstrong, Ph.D., Purdue University Of all the religious practices during the Great Mortality, one of the most common was the pilgrimage. It was widespread throughout the medieval world before the arrival of the plague. It was common practice for people to go to a town where the church …

Read More »

Brisbane selected to host 2032 Olympic Games | New

Brisbane was officially awarded the rights to organize the 2032 Olympic Games following a vote by member countries of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Tokyo. The move means the event will return to Australia for the third time. With the Australian city being the only candidate city still in …

Read More »