The Templar Squire’s Tale by Dr. Pelham Mead III

The Templar Knights helped the Catholic Church and the Pope establish a base in Jerusalem in the 1100’s and they led bravely in all the Crusades. Beginning with just nine poor monk knights sworn to poverty and to protect the pilgrims traveling to Jerusalem, to the richest organization in the 11 and 12 th century. Kings borrowed money from them. They paid for and build castles all over Europe and also build the biggest Gothic cathedrals in France. So how is it that in the end in 1307 they were all arrested and thrown in jail and tortured? ¬†They had … Continue reading The Templar Squire’s Tale by Dr. Pelham Mead III