As part of the Vatican’s campaign to eradicate pagan religions and convert the masses to Christianity, the Church launched a smear campaign against the pagan gods and goddesses, recasting their divine symbols as evil.
Despite Clement’s false charges and best efforts to eradicate them, the Knights had powerful allies, and some managed to escape the Vatican purges.
"Fortunately for historians," Teabing said, "some of the gospels that Constantine attempted to eradicate managed to survive.
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These pigs are pests—even the government says so—and they need to be eradicated.