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Steps to Mars Hill (Areopagus); Ascended by Apostle Paul to Address Philosophers of Athens Ancient Steps to Mars Hill (Areopagus); Ascended by Apostle Paul to Address Philosophers of AthensPaul Paul may refer to: Romanian derivatives: Ancient Ruins, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Parthenon, Acropolis, Paros, Mars Hill, Athens Greece, Mykonos Greece

Ancient Steps to Mars Hill (Areopagus); Ascended by Apostle Paul to Address Philosophers of Athens

The Apostle Paul ascended these ancient steps to make his famous speech to the philosophers of Athens. The speech is recorded in Acts 17:22-32. The Areopagus, as the area atop the rock was called, was a place of discussion of philosophers of the day. Paul's audience, chiefly Epicureans and Stoics, wanted to know what Paul had been proclaiming in the Agora, a public area a couple of hundred yards away. The stairs are ancient, and cut into the rock. The portion pictured is about five feet and…

Article in "LIFE" magazine about what the Nazi Germans did to Greece during WWII (including the massacre at the town of Distomo, hence the photo) Greek History, World History, Old Greek, Greek Culture, All Nature, Amazing Nature, Crete, Corfu, Athens Greece

Ritorno a Distomo

Dove i nazisti perpetuarono uno dei massacri più efferati. E dove, oggi, il risentimento antico si mescola alla sofferenza dovuta alla crisi che molti imputano a Berlino.

April The German army enters the Greek capital, signaling the end of Greek resistance. All mainland Greece and all the Greek Aegean islands except Crete are under German occupation by May. History Photos, History Facts, Greek History, German Army, Thats The Way, Military History, World War Ii, Wwii, The Past

THAT'S THE WAY IT WAS

April 27, 1941: The German army enters the Greek capital, signaling the end of Greek resistance. All mainland Greece and all the Greek Aegean islands except Crete are under German occupation by May...

Greek children under the Nazi occupation, 1944 WWII Greek History, World History, World War Ii, Mundo Cruel, Religion, Ww2 Pictures, In Kindergarten, Historical Photos, Location

Ragged young Greek children during WWII. Location: Greece Date taken: October 1944

athens, greece, april the country is under triple occupation by germany, italy + bulgaria. starvation is widespread because the occupation forces collected + confiscated agricultural products to feed their troops Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Fotojournalismus, Religion, Greek History, Dieselpunk, Historical Photos, World War Ii, Wwii

Athens, Greece, April 1941-October 1944. The country is under triple occupation: German, Italian, Bulgarian. Starvation is widespread, because the occupation forces, mainly the Germans, collected and confiscated the sum total of the agricultural production to feed their troops on the various fronts, mostly those on the eastern front

) at the Roman Agora on the north side of the Acropolis, in Athens ~ mid Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Greece Photography, History Of Photography, Athens Hotel, Athens Greece, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece

Hanging laundry (!!!) at the Roman Agora (on the north side of the Acropolis) ~ mid 1920's

The best cod in Plaka, Damigos Tavern. Athens Hotel, Athens Greece, Zorba The Greek, Us Sailing, Acropolis, Beach Fun, Beautiful Islands, Mykonos, Old Town

Urlaubsland Griechenland-Athen-Inseln-Klöster-Höhlen-Ausgrabungen-Klima

Die Fotos veranschaulichen die Schönheit Griechenlands,seiner Natur und Geschichte. Abgebildet sind bekannte Bauwerke, Ausgrabungen,Inseln,Bergdörfer,Höhlen,Klöster,

Distomo, Greece: The World War II Nazi German Massacre and Beyond - Global Research World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Greek History, History Magazine, Second World, Military History, Military Art, Wwii

June 10, 1944 - German troops in front of buildings set ablaze in Distomo, during the massacre. The Distomo massacre was a Nazi war crime perpetrated by members of the Waffen-SS in the village of Distomo, Greece, during the Axis occupation of Greece during World War II.

Today In History, Italy Declares War on Greece October Greco-Italian War Greek-Albanian-Italian influence on the Mediterranean Campaign. Greek Soldier, Army Soldier, Myconos, Greek Warrior, Man Of War, Greek History, Ww2 Photos, Today In History, Historical Pictures

Greco-Italian War of 1940-1941

On this day in history 1940, during the early years of World War II, Il Duce Benito Mussolini’s (b.1883-1945) government declared war on Greece, starting the Italo-Greek War. This conflict would become the earliest front in the Greek campaign of the greater Mediterranean-North African campaign between by fascist Italy, Nazi Germany, and the Allies, principally Britain and her Commonwealth allies. Il Duce Benito Mussolini Using a massive invasion force of eight divisions, well over 200,000…