The Order of the Temple of Solomon, the original historical institution of the legendary Knights Templar, founded in 1118 AD, and fully restored as an independent sovereign subject of international law in 2013 AD, embodying the authentic Templar heritage.
Discover the direct continuation of the original Templar Order from 1118 AD, fully restored from multiple sources of chivalric legitimacy, embodying the complete and authentic Templar heritage.
Direct answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), clarifying key topics of popularized misconceptions about the authentic Templar Order, its membership, its values, and other important issues.
Restored to full legal legitimacy by multiple Succession from the original Grand Mastery, with independent sovereignty under customary international law, carrying the authentic Templar heritage.
Independent non-territorial Principality of statehood as a sovereign subject of international law, representing and supporting cultural Templarism, with a Constitutional Parliamentary Government.
The separate 12th century Ancient Catholic Church of the Pontifical denomination of Ancient Catholicism, from the Ancient Priesthood of Solomon, as recovered from the Temple by the original Knights Templar.
Members can be elevated to genuine Knighthood or Damehood in the original 12th century Templar Order, for demonstrated earned merit, as an official nobility title with full legal and chivalric legitimacy in international law.
Official regalia of the modern Templar Order, authentic to 12th century traditions, following 14th century Rules as the international standard. Timeless and regal, yet modest, tasteful, practical and versatile.
Non-profit humanitarian Missions of the Order, with a unique focus on addressing underlying root causes which create most needs for charitable relief as symptoms, providing meaningful solutions for long-term results.
Proprietary Research – This site presents new and original research, from primary sources in the historical record. The numbered source references are the verifiable evidence of all relevant facts. The Templar Order now shares this with the general public for the first time, as part of its core mission of restoring venerable traditions as the pillars of civilization.
Order & Church are Separate – The Order of the Temple of Solomon historically carries and protects the Ancient Catholic Church, which is separate and independent. The Templar Order has its own Chivalric Constitution and Grand Mastery, and is interfaith and non-denominational with its own Mystical spirituality, while separately supporting Ancient Catholicism. Templars are not required to participate in the Church. The Church has its own Ecclesiastical Charter and Pontificate, and its Faithful and Clergy are not obligated to join the Templar Order.
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