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Review Paper II: Virtual Pilgrimage Instructions

Review the following Web site and answer the following questions:

Virtual Pilgramage:

http://www.internationalschooltoulouse.net/vs/pilgrims/index.htm

Pilgramages were central to Medieval Christianity and including those to the distant Holy Land around Jerusalem. They have also influenced the West’s foreign relations with those residing in the area, esp. during the crusades.

According to the website, what were the motivations for Medieval Europeans to want to go on a pilgramage to the Middle East and elsewhere? What were some of the difficulties pilgrims faced organizing and conducting their journey? What does the nature of these pilgramages tell us about Medieval Western culture and Christianity?

Submit via Medieval Pilgrimage Drop Box on right hand side of page

30 pts Two pages, approx 500 words.

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