posted on 12/05/2008 1:53:17 PM PST
(Heck? Geewhiz Cripes, thats the place where people who don't believe in Gosh think they aint going.)
Not the Spanish Inquisition!
posted on 12/05/2008 1:54:54 PM PST
This melting pot probably occurred after centuries of coexistence and tolerance among Muslims, Jews and Christians ended in 1492, when Catholic monarchs converted or expelled the Islamic population, called Moriscos. Sephardic Jews, whose Iberian roots extend to the first century AD, received much the same treatment.
Ping to read later
posted on 12/05/2008 1:57:27 PM PST
by Alex Murphy
( "Every country has the government it deserves" - Joseph Marie de Maistre)
Gratuitous “Spanish Inquisition” alert.
posted on 12/05/2008 2:30:18 PM PST
("Ira enim viri iustitiam Dei non operatur")
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