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Daemon
Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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Prester John

Prester John was the legendary Christian priest and monarch of a vast, utopian empire thought to be in the Far East. The legend, which persisted for several centuries, first appeared during the Crusades in the latter part of the 12th century among European Christians who hoped that he would become an ally in the effort to regain the Holy Land. First thought to reside in Asia, Prester John was later more generally placed in Africa. What contributed to the idea that Prester John was a holy man? More...
karkuss
Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2010 8:13:00 AM
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religion , such a touchy subject in which each man sees a different light. Lights that come from the same place ,I'm sure of it.
Drew
Posted: Wednesday, December 29, 2010 12:38:53 PM
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This legend seems a bit fantastical, but I suppose anything is possible. My guess is the that the tale has some root in reality, albeit probably a thin one.
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