Updated: 4/29/2020

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  • What is a crusade?
  • GOD is with US!!!
  • How can a crusade start?
  • We march Wednesday Morning! We will retake Sir
  • Yes sir but we don't have enough troops
  • We need to retake the holy land from those Muslims!
  • First Crusade, 1096-1099
  • A crusade is a journey to retake the holy land
  • Second Crusade, 1145-1149
  • The pope announces kings for Crusades and then all the kings that want to join will march to the holy land on a known date.
  • An army of peasants led by Peter the Hermit was the first group to set off to the Holy Land. After Robert of Normandy joined the Christians captured Jerusalem.
  • In 1144 the Muslims began to take back the Holy Land.Louis VII set off to regain the land, but he was defeated in Damascus.