"For nearly two centuries, the Knights Templar was the most powerful order in the medieval world. Today the group’s legacy is played out in an array of Hollywood blockbusters and numerous works of popular literature.
Despite the Knights’ long reign of power, the order experienced a sudden
collapse in the early fourteenth century when certain members stood accused of
unspeakable crimes and were subsequently tortured and killed. This insightful
program interviews some of the world’s leading biblical scholars and visits
historic sites throughout Europe and the Near East to probe the past of this
mysterious order. Did the Knights, as many believe, guard the Holy Grail? Or was
the object of their attentions buried a thousand years before the birth of
The Templar Code is an in-depth examination into the remarkable rise and rapid descent of the powerful and obscure Knights Templar."