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Simony Gothic A practice by which the Bishops sold positions in the Church. A new style of architecture; cathedrals thrust upward as if reaching toward heaven. Light streamed in through huge stained glass windows. Urban II Crusade Pope Urban II called for a “Holy War” to gain control of the Holy Land. A series of wars to try to get control of Jerusalem. Saladin Richard the Lion-Hearted Kurdish warrior and Muslim leader. English King Reconquista Inquisition A long effort by the Spanish to drive the Muslims out of Spain. A court held by the Church to suppress heresy. Which of the events of the Age of Faith do you think was most important to the Church? Explain. What were three main causes of the need to reform the Church? 910—Reforms begin; 1095—First Crusade; 1099—Christians capture Jerusalem; 1187— Jerusalem falls to Saladin; 1204—Christian Knights loot Constantinople; 1212—Children’s Crusade; 1492—Reconquista ends in Spain. Priests’ marriages were forbidden by Church law; simony rewarded greed, not merit; lay investiture made bishops the pawns of kings. ! Possible Answers: eforms allowed the Church to regain its power; Crusades showed its strong influence. Which Crusade was the only successful one? How did the goals of the Crusades change over the years? The First Crusade Religious goals gave way to personal and economic gain. Which of the following do you think best represents the spirit of the Age of Faith—Church reform, the Crusades, or the Gothic cathedrals? Explain. What evidence supports the idea that the Church functioned like a kingdom? Possible Answers: church reform, because of bad Church practices; the Crusades, because they were faith in action; cathedrals, because they represented the City of God. The pope acted like a king with an official court that had diplomats and collected taxes. How did the Crusades change the history of Europe? Give reasons for your answer. Write a script about an encounter between a Crusader and a Muslim defender of Jerusalem. The Crusades lessened the power of the popes and increased it for kings; trade strengthened merchants and towns; tensions among Muslims, Jews, and Christians brought persecution and war.