Ave, The Medieval!

The Medieval Church culturally unified Christendom through a common language, Latin, and a common liturgy, tying men together with other men of their own time, but also with the whole communion of saints… “The Fight Between Carnival and Lent,” Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1559) Petrarch, ca. 1350, first employed the term “Medieval” to argue that…

via A Quick and Dirty Guide to the Middle Ages — The Imaginative Conservative

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