The Templar Knight

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Occultist Aleister Crowley and the Knights Templar

The English occultist Aleister Crowley helped found a group that claimed to be influenced by the Knights Templar

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Templar head worship – did the knights venerate skulls?

Tony McMahon investigates whether the Knights Templar worshipped a head as they were accused of in their trial

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Your Day of Judgment has arrived – medieval style

In English medieval churches, it’s now almost impossible to imagine the walls as they once were – covered in lurid depictions of the Day of Judgment and hell fire for the sinful.  During the Protestant Reformation, church walls were whitewashed,…

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Bernard of Clairvaux condemns monsters in churches!

Bernard of Clairvaux did not approve of ornamentation in churches or gaudy painting but defended simplicity

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Did the Knights Templar worship Jesus as some kind of sun God?

Some believe the Templars came from a part of France with strong traditions of sun worship – and may have worshipped Jesus as a sun god.

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Knights Templar subdue Wales!

King Henry II used the Knights Templar to subdue the troublesome principality of Wales

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What did the grotesque demon Abraxas have to do with the Knights Templar?

The strange connection between the demon Abraxas and the Knights Templar

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