“When Are We Gonna Get There?” The Children’s Crusade

“I’m tired!” “He pushed me!” “I gotta pee!” Oh, it must've been a delightful trip.

The Middle Ages in Europe was a time of religious fervor, portents, visions, and the unbridled zeal to abolish the Infidel by any means possible. All this abject nuttiness came together to inspire the Crusades — pilgrimages made by good Christian men to the Holy Land to free it from the clutches of Islam.

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Kathy Copeland Padden

Kathy Copeland Padden

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