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Registrum VIII, 10

Common name of letterRegistrum VIII, 10
Pages in Caspar's edition from 528 to 530 (►dMGH)
Number in JL 5184
Type of document(Normal) letter
(from Caspar's edition)
Gregory VII praises Judex Orcozor of Cagliari for having welcomed the papal legates. He requires that the Sardinian priests shave their beards according to Roman custom. He informs about certain claims of secular Princes to the isle. But Gregory will refuse them as long as Orcozor proves himself faithful.
Place of issueRome
Date of issue1080 October 05
Address lines GREGORIUS episcopus servus servorum Dei glorioso iudici Caralitano Orzocco salutem et apostolicam benedictionem
IncipitGratias omnipotenti Deo referimus, quod tua...
Datum line Datum III Nonas Octobris
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Register of Gregory VII

book 8, no 10

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