posted on Dec, 22 2012 @ 09:24 AM
Originally posted by Sublevel6
"Our Order does not claim to be a direct descendant in the strict sense but it was formally registered in Jerusalem where the original Knights Templar
were legitimised and, so far as we are aware, is the only Order originally so registered and which was also empowered to grant hereditary Knighthoods.
It is the intention of this Order to modernise and refine the codes of conduct of the original Templars, so as to be of relevance in the modern world.
The militarism is not part of our remit; rather we prefer to concentrate on the philanthropic aspects on a worldwide basis."
Empowered by who?
Those seem to be meaningless claims to add an air of legitimacy, but on a foundation of fantasy.
edit on 2012.12.22 by JoshNorton because: (no