sword at first, they tried winning using brute force, then used the catholicism to influence people and control them using the church, they made stories like, if u dont get baptised and be converted to catholic u will go to hell.
How did Spain colonize the Philippines?
Spain colonized the Philippines with the cross (Roman Catholicism) and the sword (oppression). The Spanish colonization of the Philippines was made easy by its archipelagic physical characteristic and by the fact that there was no central government. Autonomous tribes governed by chieftains were separated from one another by mountains or bodies of water. It was easy for Spain, therefore, to pit one tribe against the other. Another factor is that most of these tribes practiced Animism and Polytheism (belief in many gods). For...
Asked in History of the Philippines, Jose Rizal
What object did Jose Rizal consider as the only tool necessary to gain Philippine independence from Spain?
He considered the pen as the only tool necessary to liberate the Philippines from Spain. He considered it mightier than the sword (revolution). ...
Asked in The Difference Between
What is the difference between the cross and the sword?
The cross meant religion, the church, the sword meant the state, the power, the army ...
Asked in Actors & Actresses
What actors and actresses appeared in The Sword and the Cross - 2003?
The cast of The Sword and the Cross - 2003 includes: Richard Holloway
Asked in Animated TV Series, Vampire Knight
How long is Vampire Knight Kaien Cross sword?
The actual measurements for the serrated sword that Vampire Knight Kaien Cross has hidden in his cane are not mentioned. The sword is long enough to be sheathed in his walking cane and when he holds his sword in front of himself at a downward angle, the tip appears to touch the ground. ...
Asked in Matadors and Bull Fighting
What happens if the bull in bullfighting doesn't die?
If the sword thrust has not killed the bull the matador will use a descabello, a special sword with a cross-shaped piece on the tip of the sword, and use it to sever the spinal cord of the bull at the base of the skull. ...
Asked in William Shakespeare, Hamlet
Why does Hamlet ask Horatio and Marcellus to swear upon his sword?
Hamlet asks Horatio and Marcellus to swear upon his sword in order to ensure that they keep his encounter with the ghost a secret. The two oblige quite easily, especially with the ghost's coaxing. ...
Asked in Books and Literature
Where is Sword and Cross located in the book Fallen by Lauren Kate?
Well in the book Luce says"their house in Thunderbolt was less than a half hour from Sword&Cross". And Thunderbolt is in Savannah,Georgia But if im correct Sword&Cross isnt in existance so its around the thunderbolt area near water , because she does mention that when her and Daniel are at the lake that," when she stood on her toes, she could see beginnings of a tawny-colored salt marsh, one she knew gave way to the white foam of the ocean somewhere on the...
Asked in Tattoos and Body Art
What does the tattoo on Aaron Neville's left cheek represent?
it looks like a cross but it is a sword. he got it when he was 16. he said for no reason. ...
What is Striding Cloud's sword from Storm Riders called?
絕世好劍, which mean's "the legendary sword". The sword is literally heavy, and releases dark aura. It is believed that the goddess left a mysterious stone before she went back to the sanctuary. The stone is called "Dark Winter", construct by the coldest element. After centuries, the world is suffering destruction from a kylin, a blazed unicorn. A blacksmith then built a sword with "Dark Winter" to conquer the kylin. ...
Asked in Animated TV Series, Malcolm X, Anime
Why is the anime named GUN x SWORD?
Oh, that is simple. There are two major characters, one has a sword, and the other has a gun. In the first episode they cross paths, and turn a cross sideways, and it's an X. X is also commonly used to refer to "Crossing paths", similar to how Vs. or v. Has come to mean Versus. ...
Is the white sword the same thing as the master sword?
No the white sword is actually called The L1 Sword and the Master Sword is the L3 Sword. The L2 Sword is the Noble sword, and The L1 Sword is called the Wooden Sword. ...