Innocents, Feast of the Holy

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The episode of the massacre of the Innocents, ordered by Herod to ensure the destruction of the Infant King of the Jews, was frequently evoked by the Church Fathers, notably ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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