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Colin Morris

Print publication date: 1991

Print ISBN-13: 9780198269250

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2003

DOI: 10.1093/0198269250.001.0001

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The Christian Frontier

The Christian Frontier

(p.263) 11 The Christian Frontier
The Papal Monarchy

Colin Morris

Oxford University Press

The purpose of mission was seen as the extension of Christian worship and ‘the Christian name’. Scandinavia offers a picture of (relatively) peaceful evangelism, with the protection of the rulers. The same is true of Poland and Hungary, but in the Slavonic lands along the Baltic, a long process of military conquest was initiated to overcome the Wends and Prussians. In Palestine, the main purpose of warfare was to defend the Holy Sepulchre from increasing Muslim pressure.

Keywords:   Baltic crusades, Eugenius III, evangelism, Hattin, indulgences, military orders, mission, Richard I, Saladin

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