New Film Draws Attention to Crusades

Some 800 years after the fact, the Crusades—the historical setting for the new movie “Kingdom of Heaven”–remain a sore spot in interfaith relations. In his 2002 book, When Religion Becomes Evil, Charles Kimball noted that most Christians growing up...

Panel Discusses Crusades in Conjunction With Movie

A panel of history and religion experts put an upcoming movie about the Crusades in perspective for journalists covering the movie. Three scholars spoke to journalists recently at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Pasadena, Calif., about the facts and fictions of Sir Ridley...