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Second Millennium

More Great Souls Enter to Lift Humanity from its Primitive Ways

From the Crusades to Martin Luther, divisions and differences were being given credence. Great Souls begin to enter in large numbers to ...

Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179
Hildegard of Bingen, 1098-1179
St. Hildegard of Bingen, a German Benedictine abbess, was a brilliant visionary, as well as a composer, philosopher, Christian Mystic, botanist...
St. Francis of Assisi, 1181-1226
St. Francis of Assisi, 1181-1226
One of the world's most popular and beloved Saints. He is the Patron Saint of animals, ecology and merchants...
Joan of Arc, 1412-1431
Joan of Arc, 1412-1431
All through recorded history Great Souls have appeared bringing in a nobler vision for humanity. They have been a wonderful example to mankind for...
Leonardo Da Vinci, 1452-1519
Leonardo Da Vinci, 1452-1519
Leonardo da Vinci was the epitome of a Renaissance Man . He had an unquenchable curiosity and inventive imagination. According to art historian...
Paracelsus, 1493-1541
Paracelsus, 1493-1541
Paracelsus was born in Einsiedeln, Switzerland on either November 11 or December 17, 1493. He was named Phillip von Hohenheim, but later he took the...
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803-1882
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803-1882
Ralph Waldo Emerson was born on May 25, 1803, in Boston, Massachusetts. After studying at Harvard and teaching for a brief time, Emerson entered the...
Henry David Thoreau, 1817-1862
Henry David Thoreau, 1817-1862
Henry David Thoreau was born on July 12, 1817 in Concord, Massachusetts. He had two brothers and one sister. He graduated from Harvard University and...