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The Crusades were a series of intermittent Papal sanctioned military campaigns beginning in .... Madden wrote that the goal of Pope Urban was that "[t]he Christians of the East must be free fro...

Crusades - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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After the First Crusade achieved its goal with the capture of Jerusalem in 1099, the invading Christians set up several Latin Christian states, even as Muslims in ...

The Crusades

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Although the main goal of the Crusades was to take control of Jerusalem away from the Muslims, there were many reasons why European knights and others ...

The Real History of the Crusades - Crisis Magazine

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Mar 19, 2011 ... It is often assumed that the central goal of the Crusades was forced conversion of the Muslim world. Nothing could be further from the truth.

The Crusades: Motivations, Administration, and Cultural Influence ...

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Nov 16, 2015 ... The Crusades were a series of religious and political wars fought between 1096 and 1291 for .... What is the spiritual purpose of this task?

The Crusades

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The Crusades were more complex than the simple and unfair invasion of Muslim ... for the purpose of religious conversion or to destroy heretical religious ideas.

The Real Truth About the Crusades: The Glory of the Crusades ...

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Jul 13, 2015 ... The Purpose of the Crusades. To understand the Crusading movement in the light of Catholic history, one must know what their purpose truly ...

The Crusades: A Complete History | History Today

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How did people record the Crusades and, finally, what is their legacy? ... for their success as they reached their goal, the tomb of Christ in the Holy Sepulchre.

The Crusades: Urban Legends and Truth | Strange Notions

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But were the Crusades equally to blame for the evil performed while they were enacted, ... when this goes wrong) and so served something of a cultural purpose .

The Real History of the Crusades | Christianity Today

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May 6, 2005 ... A series of holy wars against Islam led by power-mad popes and fought by religious fanatics? Think again.

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So what is the truth about the Crusades - Christian Community

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THE CRUSADES. Cause and purpose. In our time, there is much conversation and commotion about the Crusades. There are two reasons for this. First and ...

THE CRUSADES - History World

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With the official purpose of the crusade achieved, in the recovery of Jerusalem and the Holy Sepulchre, attention turns to a problem of at least equal concern to ...

What Were the Christian Crusades? - CBN.com

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The crusades were attempts by "Christians" in the 10th through 12th centuries A.D. to reclaim land in the Middle East that had been conquered by Muslims ...