Crusades

a medieval military expedition

1. a medieval military expedition, one of a series made by Europeans to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centurie


Im a jew, im treated poorlly. Because im not like the others. We jews, get acused for one reason of the black pleage. We are attacked by crusades. Jews in france suffer especially. The attacks were opposed by the local bishops and widely condemned at the time as a violation of the crusades aim, which was not directed against the Jews. The attacks were opposed by the local bishops and widely condemned at the time as a violation of the crusades aim, which was not directed against the Jews. being a jew is hard, and unfair. Were always getting attacked, punished, treated unfairly. But i guess thats life today. The wars were lead by a Eroupion Church. The wars were caused over religion. Because jews had a dofferent religion than the crusades. So it caused war.

Facts about the crusadesđź‘»

undreds of thousands of people from many different classes and nations of Western Europe became crusaders by taking a public vow and receiving plenary indulgences from the church. Some crusaders were peasants hoping for Apothedis at Jeruslum Pope Urban II claimed that anyone who participated was forgiven of their sins. In addition to demonstrating devotion to God, as stated by him, participation satisfied feudal obligations and provided opportunities for economic and political gain. Crusaders often pillaged the countries through which they traveled, and contrary to their promises the leaders retained much of this territory rather than returning it to the Byzantines. They especially attacked jews. They would go to war, kill people. Like the jews, we had no armor, and we were not probared. We didnt know when and where it would come. We couldnt defend ourselves. Most of it was because of religion. They were religion wars lead by the Eroupion Church.

More about the crusadesđź’«







Map of the Eastern Mediterranean in 1135.



The Crusades were a military campaigns in the years from 1096 to 1487, Ruled by Pope. In 1095 the Byzantine Emperor, Alexius 1 sent an ambassador to pope urban 2 requesting military support in the Byzantine conflict with the westward migrating Turks in Ananoplite The Pope responded by calling Catholics to join what later became known as the first crusades. One of Urban's stated aims was to guarantee pilgrims access to the holy sites in the Holy land that were under Muslim control while his wider strategy was to reunite the Eastern and Western branches of Christendom, divided after the divided in 1046, and establish himself as head of the united Church. This initiated a complex 200-year struggle in the region. Crusades would attack the jews. The crusades would go to war, kill people. Like us jews, they killed us for no resson. Because we are jews. Because of our religion.

Summing it up//

So to just sum it all down, the wars were caused by religion, lead by a European Church that sent the crusades to go to war. Jews were killed and attacked. We all had different religions which caused us to go to war. The crusades were ruled by Pope, and lead by the European Church.