[–] 15411537? 0 points 22 points (+22|-0) ago 

Stunning observation...

[–] 15410668? 0 points 11 points (+11|-0) ago 

Great point! I didn't see any.

[–] 15411199? 0 points 10 points (+10|-0) ago 


Why is there a Knights Templar Cross in the program for GHW Bush?

[–] 15412408? 0 points 5 points (+5|-0) ago 

That's the club they all belong to.

[–] 15415069? 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago  (edited ago)

That's a Jerusalem Cross.

Historical Origin of the Jerusalem Cross ​The Jerusalem cross consists of a large center cross with four smaller Greek crosses (a cross with four equal arms, similar to a plus sign) in each quadrant. Also known as the Crusader cross, the Jerusalem cross dates back to the 11th and 12th century when the Crusaders captured Jerusalem in 1099, establishing Christianity in the area. (At that time, Muslim forces controlled the area). One of the leaders of the Crusades, Godfrey de Bouillon, was the first to use the Jerusalem Cross as a distinct symbol of the new Crusader state, known as the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem. De Bouillon believed that the cross symbolized Jesus Christ and the city of Jerusalem which is the root of Christianity.

Even after the overthrow of the Crusader state in 1291, the cross remained a symbol of Jerusalem for Christians and became the emblem of the esteemed Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem. Today, the Jerusalem cross remains the emblem of the Order, and is still the symbol of all those who work to preserve Christianity in Jerusalem.

High Polish Jerusalem Cross Pendant with Chain ​What Does the Jerusalem Cross Symbolize? ​The Jerusalem cross is believed to represent several things. Historians note that the four crosses surrounding the large center cross represent the four Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. The four crosses also are believed to represent the four corners of the earth, in which Jesus desired His word to be proclaimed by His disciples. The large cross symbolizes Christ.

Other historians believe that the five crosses together symbolize the five wounds Jesus suffered on the cross. The four small crosses represent the four wounds of Jesus’ hands and feet, while the large cross signifies Jesus’ pierced heart.

Source: https://www.catholicfaithstore.com/daily-bread/history-significance-jerusalem-cross/

[–] 15415710? 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

^^^ this, as any Anglican or American Episcopalian ought to know.

[–] 15412594? 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

A 33rd degree York Right Freemason is a Knight Templar.

[–] 15413381? 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

That's not true. 33rd degree Mason is Scottish Rite. Knights Templar is the York Rite. 2 separate branches, and to be a 33rd degree, you have to be nominated. 32nd degree is the highest degree most following the Scottish Rite path achieve.

[–] 15415879? 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago  (edited ago)

No, 33 degree is Scottish Rite. I know because I'm a 32 degree. York Rite goes to 7. I am also a Knights Templar but the cross is a Jerusalem Cross and it can even be a Catholic cross.

[–] 15421008? 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

York rite doesnt have 33 degrees.

[–] 15411615? 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

Don't know why, but here's confirmation:


"Modern-day emblem of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem. The Order is still working in Jerusalem."

[–] 15414903? 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

Waiting for JFR jr. to come back on stage The best Christmas gift of all!

[–] 15417332? 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

Q #2557

What do you want for XMAS?

[–] 15411423? 0 points 5 points (+5|-0) ago 

Where are the Kennedys?

[–] 15412471? 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

They ded

[–] 15412664? 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

anybody here seen my old friend John?


[–] 15412310? 1 points 3 points (+4|-1) ago 

The Kennedys? There were only two who held political office that were worth anything - Jack and Bobby. Until the Kennedys produce another Jack or Bobby, I'm good with them not being seen. Caroline is smart enough to stay out of politics. Joe III is a moron. Chris is better at business than politics. Ted Jr. uh no.

[–] 15413935? 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

Well, Maria Shriver was da fuust laday of Kaliforneeah, don't fuhghet! Dats got to amouoont to someting! - The freakish Gubernator of Kaliforneeah, ya!

[–] 15417545? 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Caroline is dumb as a brick politically and doesn’t appear to hold any of the core political beliefs of her father so maybe she really is just plain dumb. Just had a lot of help getting good grades in law school. She actively supported Obama like her Uncle Ted and is the author of a NY Times op-ed about Obama, “A President Like My Father.” She has also donated in the past to Hillary Clinton’s Senate campaign.

[–] 15412444? 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Such a jerk

[–] 15413285? 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Perhaps, but he's right about Joe.

[–] 15418189? 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago  (edited ago)

2007 Video Of George Herbert Walker Bush Smiles & Laughs When Referring to JFK Killer(s)

According to PC93,

JFK Assassination Player George Herbert Walker Bush's eulogy snippet from President Ford's funeral in which he smiles and laughs on national television when referencing "a deluded gunman"

This one of "the Texans" (ala President Nixon recording fame) smiles with mirth and laughter (on national television no less) when referencing Lee Harvey Oswald ("a deluded gunman") at President Gerald Ford's funeral.

Watch short video from 2007 at 1 minute and 40 seconds at https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4479286/jfk-assassination-player-george-herbert-walker-bushs-eulogy-snippet-president-fords-funeral-smiles


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