The Templar Knight

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Saints removed by the Catholic Church

Many of the saints revered during the era of the Knights Templar (12th and 13th centuries) were removed from the liturgical calendar in the sweeping reforms of the Catholic Church in the 1960s.  Up to 40 saints were no longer…

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The more bizarre and strange saints

The Knights Templar were keen on their saint martyrs – the upper class Roman woman Euphemia for example, butchered in the arena during the reign of the Emperor Diocletian in the early fourth century AD.  Diocletian was the last pagan…

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Top Ten Martyred Saints!

The Templars loved to worship saints who had given up their lives in name of Christ so here’s a list of top ten martyred saints the knights would have known and possible revered. Many of them were martyred during the…

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Royston Cave – what were the Templars doing down there?

Some investigators believe the Templars were using a network of Neolithic caves throughout the UK for religious/mystical purposes. Royston is a bell shaped cave, man made or shaped with a ventilation hole.  The symbols carved on the wall bear an…

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