Survived the invasion they were also christians this

This preview shows page 21 - 24 out of 30 pages.

survived the invasion. They were also Christians. This was during the time of Muhammad. Later, the Persian Empire (Sassinid Empire) takes control. Became “Constantinople” when Constantine died he was labeled as a God Religious Fears in Europe o Only wanted Christianity as the religion o Fought with Persians Zoroastrianism religion The Divine Right of Kings In western Europe, Holy Roman Empire was crowned in Rome by the Pope. Kings were said to be human incarnations of the Gods. Ruled by the will of God or some mandate of heaven in many Buddhist states (Confucius society). Europe called it Divine Right of Kings Islam called it the will of God Confucians called it the mandate of heaven & Son of Heaven Hindus called it the Dewa—Rajas or Buddha—Rajas During the middle ages, everything was believed to happen according to this divine purpose Rulers were chosen by God and the powers came from heaven.
Byzantine Empire (Eastern half or Rome) Survives long after fall of Rome (1000 years) Charlemagne - Christmas - 800 ad Holy Roman Empire Born in the late 740s AD, he was the son of the Frankish king Pepin the Short. When Pepin died, his kingdom, his kingdom was divided into two kingdoms between him and his brother. His brother dies and he and he becomes the ole ruler of the kingdom. In 800 AD, a rebellion against Pope Leo III erupted. Charlemagne went to his aid in Rome and defeated the rebellion (Lombards). It was the duty to defend the Pope and the Catholic Church. As a token of thanks, Leo crowned Charlemagne on Christmas Day, declaring him the emperor of the Romans. He contributed immensely in rebuilding the Roman Empire. He became the first holy roman emperor since the collapse of the Western Roman Empire o In the year 800AD, this Empire would emerge in central Western Europe ruled by  Charlemagne. Rose up from the Byzantine Empire o Crowned by a pope on Christmas day  Holy Roman Empire The empire’s territory lay in central Europe. For much of its history, the empire consisted of hundreds of smaller countries and cities. They proclaimed itself to be the continuation of the western roman empire under the doctrine of translation imperii. In 962 Otto I (not member of the
Carolingian dynasty) was crowned the emperor although the power was given to Charlemagne by the Pope in 800 AD. Constantinople was built by Emperor Constantine. Christianity still exists as the state religion of Rome. Broken Spears – Read all Mayans – Toltecs – Aztecs Tenochtitlan – Emperor Montezuma (Motecuhzoma) Mayans- The Mayans exceeded in astronomy and mathematics. They came up with the Mayan calendar Toltecs- Great Empire in today’s Mexico. Similar to the Mayans. Highly debated about whether these two societies are connected or interacted with one another Aztecs Tenochtitlan- (capital) 1519 is an important year in the Aztec civilization. It is the year of Quetzalcoatl. They believed that God had an open window to return every 52 years. The Aztecs built on Toltex belief of

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture