Daily Archives: September 11, 2017

Islamic Supremacy Alive and Well in Ankara Turkey, Past and Future

Supersessionism refers to the belief that Christians have superseded Jews in a new covenant with God. Islam, too, sees itself as superseding all previous divine revelation but, unlike Christianity, which canonized the Old Testament embedding long centuries of pre-Christian history … Continue reading

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Ottoman conquest of Nicosia, 9 September 1570

On September 9, 1570, the Turks captured the city of Nicosia. 20,000 Nicosians were put to death, and every church, public building, and palace was looted. Only women and boys who were captured to be sold as slaves were spared. 

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