What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
ancient appeared arms army arrived Asia attack banner battle became carried cause character chivalry Christendom Christian church command commenced conquest Constantinople continued count cross crown Crusades death duke effect Egypt emperor empire engaged England enterprise enthusiasm Europe expedition faith favour followed forces France French Godfrey Greek Gulielmus Tyrii hands heart Hist Holy Land honour hundred infidels influence interest Italy Jerusalem king kingdom knights Latin leaders length lives Louis means military mind monarch Mussulman never nobles object once original Palestine papacy passed passion period person Peter pope possession prepared present prince reached received religion religious remained result Richard sacred Saracens siege soldiers soon spirit subjects success suffered sword taken taking Templars thousand tion took Turks victory walls wars whole
Page 20 - He that loveth father or mother more than me is not worthy of me : and he that loveth son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.
Page 154 - As the sun and the moon are placed in the firmament," (such is the language of Innocent,) " the greater as the light of the day, and the lesser of the night ; thus are there two powers in the church ; the pontifical, which, as having the charge of souls, is the greater ; and the royal, which is the less, and to which the bodies of men only are intrusted.
Page 21 - Where two or three are gathered together in my name, there will I be in the midst of them,
Page 173 - ... visions. The belief of the Catholics was corrupted by new legends, their practice by new superstitions ; and the establishment of the inquisition, the mendicant orders of monks and friars, the last abuse of indulgences, and the final progress of idolatry, flowed from the baleful fountain of the holy war. The active spirit of the Latins preyed on the vitals of their reason and religion ; and if the ninth and tenth centuries were the times of darkness, the thirteenth and fourteenth were the age...
Page 191 - And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of His mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of His coming : even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders, and with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish ; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.