Listen: King Louis, Constantinople And Notre Dom discussed on The Glenn Beck Show
"Started and the emperor's started coming from Constantinople now. Istanbul. The crown of thorns and a relic of the true cross. Then went to is ten bowl where it stayed until twelve thirty eight things started to get a little dicey for the emperor Baldwin in Constantinople, and he had already mortgaged everything he had. Including the crown of thorns. That's when king Louis in twelve thirty eight decided to see if he could buy the relics and bring them to Paris. He was looking to unite people. And he thought the crown of thorns would be the thing that could help him. Do it. He paid three times three times what it cost to build the cathedral that it was kept in. It was not originally kept in Notre Dame. It was moved to Notre Dom. After the relic barely escaped the French revolution. In the French revolution."