Continental European Medieval Witchcraft Research Document

Demon Sex:  "One of the most compelling descriptions of demon sex comes in Genesis 6:4. The King James Version (KJV) states: "There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became … Continue reading Continental European Medieval Witchcraft Research Document

Medieval Witchcraft Period Sources

Period Sources on Witchcraft, Demonology, and the Occult This is when I wish I could read Latin..... (1599-1600) Magicarum Disquisitionum (in three tomes) by del Rio Available here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/1600-WITCHCRAFT-Witch-HUNTING-Occult-VELLUM-Manual-MAGIC-Demonology-EXORCISM-/172694273815?hash=item2835617f17:g:hn4AAOSwuLZY0ORu Martin del Rio from Wikipedia:  Martinus Antonius Delrio, Martín Antonio del Río, or Martin Antoine del Rio (17 May 1551, Antwerp – 19 October 1608, Leuven) … Continue reading Medieval Witchcraft Period Sources

British Isles Witchcraft Research Document

This is a working document where I stash resources, leads, and information on witchcraft in the British Isles in the Middle Ages and a bit post period.   Witchcraft Acts (British Isles) The Witchcraft Act of 1542 by Henry VIII (Tudor England) First made witchcraft a felony - punishable by death and the loss of … Continue reading British Isles Witchcraft Research Document