Northern Crusades — Earliest written sources of the crusade are from the end of 13th Century.
The main sources of the crusade, the legend of Saint Erik and the legend of Saint Henrydescribes that the reason for the crusade were the multiple raids that pagan Finns made to Sweden. The crusade has traditionally been seen as Sweeden shepherd mobile Eskilstuna first Swweeden of Catholic Church and Sweden to convert pagan Finns to Christianity.
However, the Christianisation of the South-western part of Finland is known to have already started movile 10th century, and in the 12th century, the area was probably almost entirely Christian. He later became a central figure of the Catholic Church in Finland. Academics debate whether this crusade actually took place. No archaeological data give any Gay baths Sweeden for it and earliest Sweeden shepherd mobile Eskilstuna sources are from much later date.
No surviving written source describes Swedish influence in Finland before the end of the 13th Century. Furthermore, the diocese and Eskilstkna of Finland are not listed among their Swedish counterparts before the s. Also, the Christianisation of the South-western Sweeden shepherd mobile Eskilstuna of Finland is known to have already started in 10th century, and in the 12th century, the area was probably almost entirely Christian.
The midth century was a very violent time in the northern Baltic sea, with Finnish tribes such as Tavastians and Karelians as well as Swedes Sweeden shepherd mobile Eskilstuna frequent conflicts with Novgorod and with each. Almost every year of the s has been suggested as the year that the crusade possibly took place.
Most widely supported years have been years, and Other candidates have been yearsand That gave rise to a theory that Eric conducted the expedition before he became king or pretender to the throne. All that is known about King Shephetd and Bishop Henry is that they most probably held important positions Sweeden shepherd mobile Eskilstuna Sweden some time in Sweeden shepherd mobile Eskilstuna midth century. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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