Now to the purga it might be related to some other persecution dat had occuro that time, possibility of having 4 illuminati members branded on their chest with a cross also probable. Now whether this is fact IDK. What i can tell you is that yes the illuminati existed and still exist today, people may not know of them because they are a secret society. The church have always persecuted and killed those who have gone against them for example woman during the salem witch trials, they killed every female ththathought on their own. in the 16th and 17th century especially time when science was blooming it is more than certain that they executed inquisitions against scscientistnd pjphilosophersThe catholic church isisn'ts nice as the person above wants u to think they will kill to keep their power and if you dnt believe that the illuminati are real research all the pope "mysterious" death. If thas not enough check your dollar bill, its filled with illuminati symbols. People want u to bebelievehat its masonic but, the light illuminating from the triangle is an illuminatus symbol also the illuminati want change a new world order which is located in ure dollar bill in latin "nouvos ordo seclorum" and if you knknowhe greek cySymbolor change is called delta and its a triangle. Remember this the illuminati are ininfiltratorshey hide things in front of your eyes.
go to barnes and nobles they millions of book on symbols and secret society couple of videous on youtube as well