Execution by burning has a long history as a method of punishment for crimes such as treason, heresy and witchcraft. One of the most famous Crusades-era individuals to be burned at the stake was the Templar Grand Master Jacques de Molay. This article is a stub. You can help the Crusades Wiki by expanding it in its relation to the Crusades. Retrieved from "https://crusades.wikia.org/wiki/Execution_by_burning?oldid=3503" Categories Stubs Religion and law Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.