NEWS STORY: Nine hundred years later, Christians apologize for Crusades

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c. 1999 Religion News Service JERUSALEM _ Exactly nine centuries after the Crusaders breached the walls of Jerusalem’s Old City, murdering thousands of Muslims and Jews and occupying Eastern Orthodox holy sites, hundreds of American and European Christians gathered here Monday (July 12) to commemorate the bloody battles and express a group apology. The meeting, […]

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