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Unformatted text preview: years, as both religions share sacred sites. For example, Temple Mount is supposedly the site of King Solomon’s Temple that is to be rebuilt before the second coming of the savior. Another example of the atrocities committed in the name of religion was the Spanish Inquisition. The Spanish Inquisition forced baptisms, tortured, convicted, and burnt at the stake people who were not of the Catholic faith. Even though the Spanish Inquisition lasted for hundreds of years; it started as a way to force Jews and Muslims to convert to Christianity, mostly with forced baptisms. However, as the years passed it would include anyone of a different faith. (New World Encyclopedia, 2009) REFERENCE: New World Encyclopedia. (2009). Spanish Inquisition . Retrieved February 09, 2010 from http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Spanish_Inquisition...
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This note was uploaded on 08/18/2011 for the course HUM 130 130 taught by Professor Deborahgeorge during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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