Pope Urban II’s Speech to the Franks

Pope Urban II preaching in support of the Crusades:

Accordingly Undertake this journey

for the remission of your sins; with

the assurance of the imperishable

glory of the Kingdom of Heaven

The gathering replies:

Deus vult! Deus vult! (God wills it!)”

 

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