It is a common complaint, unfortunately too well founded, that there are large numbers of Christians in our own time who are entirely ignorant of those truths necessary for salvation. And when we mention Christians, We refer not only to the masses or to those in the lower walks of life -- for these find some excuse for their ignorance in the fact that the demands of their harsh employers hardly leave them time to take care of themselves or of their dear ones -- but We refer to those…
Edict of Fontainebleau (1685) Louis XIV The number of restrictions placed on professions, church worship, office-holding and family life multiplied especially after the accession of Louis XIV to the throne in 1643. Further limitation of the religious rights of the Huguenots between 1643 and 1680, followed by the "dragonnades" which allowed the billeting of dragoons (booted missionaries) in the houses of Huguenots to secure their conversion by force made their situation intolerable.
cute small tattoo idea and design: roman numerals on the neck. I really want Roman numerals but I need a meaningful number! I would prob do it in pen or sharpie tho
Louis XIV had forty galleys, thirty-four of which were based in Marseilles. A regular galley required 260 rowers, that the courts were required to provide. However, Protestants were not sentenced to provide labour but in order to set an example and promote fear. On the sentence registers which recorded 60,000 galley-rowers between 1680 and 1748, the 1550 “galley-rowers sentenced for their faith” made up only 4% of the total number.
Petit point — meaning "small point" in French and also known as a needlepoint stich — is a type of embroidery stitch. It is worked on a canvas or woven base and consists of diagonal stitches.The thread count or number of stitches to the inch is very small, enabling the sewer to create pictorials as in tapestry. Petit was a favorite activity of Madame de Maintenon, the second wife of King Louis XIV of France. However, this art made its way into Indian Saree borders as well.
Paris is a great city with an amazing number of restaurants. But do not hesitate to rent a car to go out and try the quieter and smaller towns outside Paris. We suggest you go to the southwest of the Paris area. You will discover the great Versailles city, known to be the city of the King Louis XIV and his castle. Come explore the gems near Versailles with us.
Lot: LOUIS XIV STYLE BERGERE ARM CHAIR, LEATHER UPHOLSTERY, Lot Number: 0058A, Starting Bid: $130, Auctioneer: Wilton Gallery, Auction: HUGE MULTI ESTATE AUCTION - partial catalog, Date: March 7th, 2017 CST