The Middle Ages

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List two events in a persons life the Middle Ages in which the local church was closely involved .Religious ceremonies like baptisms and weddings were key events in people's lives
Why do the monks of cluny established a new religious order.Some people thought that the church was becoming too involved with politics.
How were the Dominicans and Franciscans different than the orders who lived in monasteries.Women created their own religious communities in convents.
Why do you think so much medieval European art was made for the church.Their spires and high ceiling and colorful stained glass windows are all designed to bring people closer to God.
Why do you think the agreement between King John and the nobles was callled the "great charter".This document was called the Magna Carta or "Great charter".
Who made up the original British parliament.Council of nobles for advice and money.
Why was Joan of arcs feat truly remarkable (list one of many possible reasons.)The English caught and killed Joan, but French eventually won the war.
How many estimated number of victims of the Black Death.Some historians think the Black Death killed a third of Europe's population - perhaps 25 milions people.
How did the Black Death ultimately benefit the survivors who lived on the manors.Plague survivors found their skills in demand and charged more for their labor.
Why do you think the church in late medieval Europe felt so threatened by heresy.By around 1100, some Christians in Europe felt that the clergy were more concerned with money and than with God.
Whom did the church send to find possible heretics.Most of these priests and Friars tired to be fair, but some were not.