colonists believed that witchcraft was a strange thing. they believed that witchcraft was against the religion that they celebrated and they hung whoever didn't confess to witchcraft.
What did the colonist in Salem believe about witch craft?
The colonists of Salem, Massachusetts believed that witchcraft was unholy and nonreligious. ...
Asked in Puritans
Did Puritans believe in witchcraft and supernatural?
Yes they did. They so believed in witchcraft that they persecuted and killed anyone they felt was practicing witchcraft. See the link below. ...
Asked in Time Quartet (A Wrinkle in Time)
Does the book A Wrinkle in Time have witchcraft in it?
Well, it depends on your point of view. If you call tessering a form of witchcraft, then yes, it does have witchcraft. If you call eating fake dinners a form of witchcraft, then the book does have witchcraft. It's all up to you, and what you believe everything is about. ...
Asked in Witchcraft
Why do people believe in witchcraft?
From an anthropological perspective, it is the way in which people can explain unexplainable events. A person who has something bad happen to them may blame witchcraft for their misfortune. The person who does witchcraft may believe that they have power over the environment and other people. ...
Asked in Witchcraft, Century - 1600s
Why did people believe in witchcraft in the 1600s?
People believed in witchcraft during the 1600's because it served as a scapegoat for any misfortune they were experiencing. ...
Asked in The Crucible (play)
Who does not believe in witchcraft in The Crucible?
Although many people do have some doubts about witchcraft. John Proctor and Rebecca Nurse are the ones who openly deny it. ...
Asked in Supernatural and the Occult, Paganism
Why did so many people believe in witches and witchcraft?
The powerless are prone to believe in the supernatural. If people around you believe something, you are more likely to believe it. ...
Asked in Witchcraft
What schould you do if you believe someone did witchcraft to you?
Since there is no such thing as witchcraft and spells, ignore it and try to forget about it. If the so called "witch" is in a place to poison you, then eliminate that association. ...