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western civilization I

March 24, 2016 | Author: | Posted in history, west european studies

western civilization

Introduction

Judaism was an existing religion in France and Germany and several communities of Jewish religion witnessed persecution by Christian community of Europe . Judaism hails from Old Testament of Bible [Hebrew Bible or Torah] which is also called as `Symposium ‘ of writings [composition of one thousand years] . Judaism practices the law of Moses as prescribed in First five books of Old Testament . There were several crusades that were lead due to persecution of Jews in European countries . First Crusade [1096] , Second Crusade [1147] and expulsion took place in [banner_entry_middle]

13 and 14th centuries . By 17th Century , there were no jews in Europe , as most of them were either expelled or migrated to Austria and Poland and to several other countries . There existed a greater influence of Apostle Paul Christian era on the Christian community of Europe

Comparison of Religions between 1100-1700

Islam was another religion that began in Mecca in 610 CE . Muslim state was established in Spain in 750 with their invasions in Europe . Muslim armies continued and attempted to retain Spain till the time Christian military forces were aggressive until Sultan of Granada surrendered in 1492

There were severe clashes between Christian followers , muslims after the jews migration all over the world which was a great significant event that took place in 11-17 centuries . Europe continued to struggle up to 17th century with several religions incursions . Some of the other forms of Christian religion are : Western Catholicism – Western Europe Eastern Orthodoxy – Eastern Europe Christian Monasticism – in 8-12 Centuries Catharism – 12 th Century

References

HYPERLINK “http /teacher .scholastic .com /scholasticnews /indepth /holy_land /religion /index .asp ?article judaism http /teacher .scholastic .com /scholasticnews /indepth /holy_land /religion index .asp ?article judaism

HYPERLINK “http /en .wikipedia .org /wiki /Jewish_history http /en .wikipedia .org /wiki /Jewish_history

HYPERLINK “http /philtar .ucsm .ac .uk /encyclopedia /europe /geness .html http /philtar .ucsm .ac .uk /encyclopedia /europe /geness .html

HYPERLINK “http /en .wikipedia .org /wiki /Norse_mythology http /en .wikipedia .org /wiki /Norse_mythology br HYPERLINK “http /www /sys ?rate 6 id 19168

language Compare and contrast religion and its influence in Europe about 1100 with those things about 1700 . What religion (s ) dominated ? How much and what kind of power did religious organizations and officials have ? Were there differences in different parts of Europe ? How do you explain the big changes that occurred

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