This reverend brother has been all his life engaged in fighting among the Saracens for the recovery of the Holy Sepulchre; he is of the order of Knights Templars
, whom you may have heard of; he is half a monk, half a soldier.''
A wooden church was built at that time, replaced by its first stone church in 1150 4 THE village was once significant for Ferriby Priory, circa 1160, of the order of knights templar
, founded by Lord Eustace Broomfleet de Vesci, in the reign of King John of England.
MASS killer Anders Breivik is still claiming he belongs to a militant order of Knights Templar
, even though police have found no evidence it exists.
HAS MORE SILLY NONSENSE been written about any institution in history than the Order of Knights Templar
? The community of Poor Fellow-Soldiers of Christ and of the Temple of Solomon was founded after the First Crusade to protect Christian pilgrims to the Holy Land.