Siege of Beziers and Toulouse

Siege of Beziers and Toulouse In the mid-twelfth century, a Christian dualist movement known as Catharism began gaining popularity in Southern Europe. Believed to have originated in the Byzantine Empire, its believers were known as Cathars. However, proponents of the beliefs were also known as Albigensians as Catharism’s original home base in Europe was the … Continue reading Siege of Beziers and Toulouse