Posted on July 17, 2012 by Tony McMahon
Igreja de São Francisco – or the church of Saint Francis in English – is a fascinating place. In the first quarter of the 13th century, Franciscans started to build a church and cloister. Over the next two hundred years,…
Category: Templar News
Tags: convert, franciscan, friar, history, Islam, martyr, Morocco, muslim, porto, revert, Sao Francisco, saracen
Posted on February 27, 2011 by Tony McMahon
Leave a Comment
Christian converts from Judaism and Islam may have hoped to avoid the Spanish Inquisition but the 1506 Lisbon massacre proved otherwise
Category: Templar History
Tags: baptism, bishop, Catholic, conversion, convert, death, execution, forced, history, infidel, Inquisition, Islam, jews, Lisbon, Manuel, massacre, Muslims, pagan, persecution, pope, revert, Sao Domingos
Come and join the growing army of Knights Templar!
Join 14,347 other subscribers
Sign me up!
Follow the Templar on Facebook
Powered by WordPress.com.
You must be logged in to post a comment.