What was church like in the medieval times?

Answer During the medieval times, the church played a central part in every person's life. This was due to the belief system, the powers the church had and the limited knowledge of most people.Heaven and ... Read More »

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What was education like in medieval times?

The majority of people in medieval times were illiterate; only the wealthy and powerful had access to education. Academic instruction was for the most part considered unnecessary for women in any s... Read More »

How to Braid Hair Like the Medieval Times?

Medieval and Renaissance fashions in hairstyles and clothing are romanticized today. Events such as Renaissance fairs, and Medieval Manor dinners allow enthusiasts to dress up in period-style costu... Read More »

What was a pardoner in the medieval church?

In medieval times, a pardoner was a man appointed by the Catholic Church who sold indulgences or pardons for sins to people who purchased them believing that doing so would allow them to reduce the... Read More »

What is the oldest medieval church still standing?

The oldest church built during the Middle Ages still standing, whose date of construction can be verified, is San Juan de Baños (St. John the Baptist) Basilica in Baños de Cerrato, Palencia, Spai... Read More »