World History – Chapter 14-1

Simony
Simony
The process when bishops sold positions in the church
Gothic
Gothic
During Medieval times
Gothic Architecture
Light, airy, stained glass windows and tall spires
Urban II
Urban II
Pope who started the Holy Wars (Crusades)
Crusade
Crusade
A Holy War to gain control of the Holy Land in the name of Christianity
Saladin
Saladin
Muslim Leader & Warrior who captured Jerusalem during the 2nd Crusade.
Richard the Lion Hearted
Richard the Lion Hearted
English king who fought Saladin but agreed to a truce which ended the 3rd Crusade.
Truce
Truce
An agreement to stop fighting on certain conditions
Reconquista
Reconquista
A Spanish Crusade to drive the Muslims out of Spain
Inquisition
Inquisition
A Court held to punish heritics
Heretics
Heretics
People whose beliefs were different from the Church’s