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The Donation of Constantine – a medieval forgery

It’s one of the most incredible and audacious forgeries of the medieval church – and nobody doubts it was completely made up.  A letter from the Emperor Constantine to his bishop of Rome, Silvester, granting the city to the church…

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The Holy Sepulchre – sacred to the Knights Templar

Why is the church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem so sacred to Christians and what was its inspiration for the Knights Templar? That was what I set out to discover on a visit to the holy city a few…

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Paganism in Europe at the time of the Templars

Paganism lingered in Europe way into the Middle Ages though eventually the Catholic church suppressed it with violence

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Christ’s bloodline makes its last stand

The descendants of Christ, the so-called Desposyni, were gradually snuffed out though some believe the Knights Templar were called into being to defend them

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Top Ten Martyred Saints!

The top ten martyred saints – many of whom were revered by the Knights Templar

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