Monday, May 11, 2015

History Trivia - John Knox ignites the Scottish Reformation

May 11

330 Constantinople was dedicated as the new capital of the Roman Empire during the reign of Constantine the Great.

482 Justinian I (the Great) was born.  He was Byzantine (East Roman) emperor AD 527-565 who collected Roman laws under one code known as the Justinian Code.

1559 Religious reformer John Knox ignited the Scottish Reformation with a sermon at Perth, Scotland.

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