Jack Holt can often be found researching the forgotten people of history’s mysteries. He attended Purdue University, has co-authored several local history books after 39 years retired from banking and has traveled extensively in the British Isles. He and his history cohorts helped start a mini museum with a $10,000 grant from the Indiana Historical Society. For numerous years he has been a member of the Sons of Union Veterans.
Also, Jack is a long-time chevalier, past prior, and current Deputy Grand Prior of SMOTJ G. P. USA (Knights Templar) and lives in Indiana with his wife.
About The Tree of Life
“I saw a new heaven and a new earth. The first heaven and the first earth had disappeared, and so had the sea. Then I saw a New Jerusalem, the holy city, coming down from God in heaven. It was like a bride dressed in her wedding gown and ready to meet her husband."
—Saint John the Writer
Anno Domini 96
What secrets lie hidden on the Isle of Glass? Who put them there? Finally, Saint Joseph reaches the ancient Druid college of Avalon. He and Lord Robert know a secret that will shock the Christian faith. Ultimately, it is the dramatic conclusion of two men on their dangerous religious odysseys to obtain sacred enlightenment. However, Lord Robert is sworn to secrecy until the next grail seeker comes.
What would you sacrifice for your family’s safety and your faith, or both? Let’s travel back to the 12th and 13th centuries during the time of a nascent Christian movement in Southern Gaul and Northern Italy. Don’t forget the Kingdom of France then was a much smaller area than the current nation of France.…Read More