Worcester Cathedral

Originally posted on The Freelance History Writer:
Worcester Cathedral from the College Green A diocese was founded at Worcester in 680 and it is mentioned in the work of Bede. The first bishop of Worcester was Bosel and a cathedral was built during this time. There is no trace of this building now. In 983,…

Women as Priestesses in Ancient Egypt

Originally posted on Isiopolis:
Priestess Merit, photo by Hilda H Photography Our topic today? Sexism in egyptology. Okay, it’s actually priestesses in ancient Egypt, but it was a bunch of sexist assumptions by previous generations of egyptologists that allowed the importance of priestesses to be overlooked or discounted and inspired me to choose this topic…