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The Templar Revelation: Secret Guardians of the True Identity of Christby Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince
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andlt;Bandgt;THE MOST CLOSELY GUARDED SECRET OF THE WESTERN WORLD IS ABOUT TO BE REVEALED — AND YOU WILL NEVER SEE CHRISTIANITY IN THE SAME LIGHT AGAIN.andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; In a remarkable achievement of historical detective work that is destined to become a classic, authors Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince delve into the mysterious world of the Freemasons, the Cathars, the Knights Templar, and the occult to discover the truth behind an underground religion with roots in the first century that survives even today. Chronicling their fascinating quest for truth through time and space, the authors reveal an astonishing new view of the real motives and character of the founder of Christianity, as well as the actual historical — and revelatory — roles of John the Baptist and Mary Magdalene. Painstakingly researched and thoroughly documented, andlt;Iandgt;The Templar Revelationandlt;/Iandgt; presents a secret history, preserved through the centuries but encoded in works of art and even in the great Gothic cathedrals of Europe, whose final chapter could shatter the foundation of the Christian Church.
"One of the most fascinating books I have read since The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail." Colin Wilson, author of Atlas of Holy Places and Sacred Sites
In the tradition of the bestselling The Sign and the Seal and Holy Blood, Holy Grail, this daring investigation exposes the existence of a secret religion whose teachings challenge the Church's assumptions about the identity of the true Messiah. Photos.
THE MOST CLOSELY GUARDED SECRET OF THE WESTERN WORLD IS ABOUT TO BE REVEALED — AND YOU WILL NEVER SEE CHRISTIANITY IN THE SAME LIGHT AGAIN.
In a remarkable achievement of historical detective work that is destined to become a classic,
About the Author
Lynn Picknett and Clive Prince are writers, researchers, and lecturers on the paranormal, the occult, and historical and religious mysteries. They are the authors of Turin Shroud: In Whose Image? Picknett and Prince live in London, England.
Table of Contents
Part One: The Threads of Heresy
Part Two: The Web of Truth
Appendix I Continental Occult Freemasonry
Appendix II Rennes-le-Château and the 'Tomb of God'
Notes and References
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