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Registrum VII, 21

Common name of letterRegistrum VII, 21
Pages in Caspar's edition from 497 to 498 (►dMGH)
Number in JL 5164
Type of document(Normal) letter
(from Caspar's edition)
Pastoral letter to King Harald III Hen of Denmark and the people of Denmark, warning them against blaming priests and putative witches for bad weather etc.
Place of issueRome
Date of issue1080 April 19
Address lines GREGORIUS episcopus servus servorum Dei Acono regi Danorum episcopis principibus clero et populo salutem et apostolicam benedictionem
IncipitQuoniam vestrae dilectionis amor...
Datum line Data Rome XIII Kalendas Maii Indictione III
CommentaryCf. Beulertz, S. - Gregor VII. als "Publizist", in AHP 32 (1994) S. 7-29.
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Register of Gregory VII

book 7, no 21

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