Christian And Christian Response To The Black Death

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Christians and Muslims response to the Black Death was the same. I support this idea because what the Christians and Muslims believe that caused the plague was similar to each other. Although the two religions were different they both went to the churches for help. Christians was infected in the year of 1348, killing 51,160,000 to 75,000,000 of Europe's population. Christianity origins from Jesus Christ, so in this case when Christians was infected with the disease, Christians turned to the churches for savior. Jews were blamed by the Christians for causing the plague and poisoning the wells. The Jews were thrown into pits and burned for this crime. This act was called “Burning of the Jews”. Christians also thought that the disease was caused
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