The Case for the Crusades by Rodney Stark (Review)

When people begin to list the many faults of the Christian church throughout the ages, the crusades are right at the top of the list. ¬†The image of barbaric knights journeying to the middle east and slaughtering Muslims is not uncommon. ¬†Rodney Stark argues in God's Battalions: The Case for the Crusades that we have…