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Finally, in 1095, in response to desperate appeals from Eastern Emperor Alexius Comnenus, the new pope, Urban II, preached a stirring sermon at Clermont:.
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The Crusades changed all of Jewish life in Europe. ... Meanwhile, the old Pope died and the new Pope, Urban II, saw a golden opportunity. ... His idea was to raise a Christian army that would be under the command of the Pope. ... In the year 1095, the Crusade was preached by Pope Urban II and Peter the Hermit.