Make-up and Missing work Assignment. Answer all the questions in the presentation in complete sentences. The Crusades. Presentation by Terence Cline, Kearns, Utah. Vocabulary. Crusades – English for holy war
Presentation by Terence Cline, Kearns, Utah
In the Mideast two religions started
.Christianity in Jerusalem in 1st century AD.
.Islam in the Arabian Peninsula in 7th century AD
Both spread rapidly, came in contact with each other and a series of wars between the two sides started called the Crusades.
2 What empire came under attack from the Abbasid’s?
3 In what years did the attacks reach the capital city of Constantinople?
4 When and where did the invasion enter Europe?
In 1095 the Pope, nobles, German and French bishops met in the Council of Clermont to decide what to do.
“From Jerusalem and the city of Constantinople comes a grievous report…An accursed race…has violently invaded the lands of those Christians and had depopulated them by pillage and fire.”
“Free that land…and subject it to yourselves…Undertake this journey for the [forgiveness] of your sins and with assurance of everlasting glory in the kingdom of heaven”
Pope Urban II
Council of Clermont
"Regard the Franj! Behold with what obstinacy they fight for their religion, while we, the Muslims, show no enthusiasm for waging holy war.“
Battle at JerusalemThe name of the author of the following eyewitness account is unknown, but it is considered a reliable description published before 1101: