The Order of Teutonic Knights of St. Mary's Hospital at Jerusalem was established in 1128. Amid its prior history its individuals restricted their attempts to religious and beneficent work. It was not until 1190, amid a later campaign than that we have been portraying, that it gained military association. From that time, as a simply German request, it imparted to the Hospitallers and Templars the sanctions offered by the Pope and heads, and challenged with them the palm of chivalry and power. Its particular.