Despite his conviction that the Templars were not guilty of heresy, in 1312 Pope Clement ordered the Templars disbanded for what Frale called "the good of the Church" following his repeated clashes with the French king.I don't care what anyone says, I've seen the severed head of Baphomet myself.
Frale depicted the trials against the Templars between 1307 and 1312 as a battle of political wills between Clement and Philip, and said the document means Clement's position has to be reappraised by historians.
Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Knights Templar rehabilitated? First off, now I need a new "K".