The Knights Templar existed for more than two centuries during the Middle Ages and thrived during the Crusades period. They were ambassadors and protectors of the word of Jesus Christ and did the bidding of the Roman Catholic Church. Their existence has been shrouded in mystery, and scholars have worked tirelessly to explain how they fell out of favor with the Pope and what secrets and artifacts they may have taken to the grave.
As a result of their infamous notoriety, the Knights Templar have found themselves a popular subject of many works of historical fiction. Raymond Khoury’s first bestseller was THE LAST TEMPLAR and featured ar