Benedict 2 (Male) II, pope, prob. 683-685
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Notes: Successor to Agatho 2.

Factoid List

Recorded Name (5)
Benedictus (5)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  43 (p. 88)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  46
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  51
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  52
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  53 (p. 114)
Personal Information (6)
saintly status (6)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  46 (most blessed)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  46 (elect)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  46 (most holy)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  51 (elect)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  52 (elect)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  53 (p. 114) (elect)
Authorship (4)
 Author of papal decrees sent to Britain (Papal decree): Stephen.VitWilfridi  46
 Author of papal decrees (Papal decree): Stephen.VitWilfridi  51
 Author of papal judgments (Papal decree): Stephen.VitWilfridi  52
 Author of papal judgments concerning Wilfrid 2 (Papal decree): Stephen.VitWilfridi  53 (p. 114)
Office (6)
Pope (6)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  43 (p. 88) (Pontiff)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  46
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  51 (elect)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  52 (elect)
 Stephen.VitWilfridi  53 (elect ... protector of the Apostolic See)
 Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Event (5)
Correspondence (1)
 Wilfrid 2.reconciliation with Æthelred 2: Following a letter from Theodore 1, Æthelred 2 was reconciled to Wilfrid 2 and returned many monasteries and estates to him.: Stephen.VitWilfridi  43
Disputing/dispute-settling (1)
 Wilfrid 2.exile: Wilfrid 2 was in exile for three years because of the disagreement between himself and King Ecgfrith 4 during which time he stayed for a while at Ely with Æthelthryth 2 before travelling to Rome where, by the judgement of Pope Benedict 2 and many others, he was found to be worthy of a bishopric. He then returned to Britain and converted the South Saxons to Christianity.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Exile (1)
 Wilfrid 2.exile: Wilfrid 2 was in exile for three years because of the disagreement between himself and King Ecgfrith 4 during which time he stayed for a while at Ely with Æthelthryth 2 before travelling to Rome where, by the judgement of Pope Benedict 2 and many others, he was found to be worthy of a bishopric. He then returned to Britain and converted the South Saxons to Christianity.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Grant and Gift (1)
 Benedict 2.granting privileges to Ely: Wilfrid 2, at the request of Æthelthryth 2 brought back privileges of Benedict 2 for Ely.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Journey (1)
 Wilfrid 2.exile: Wilfrid 2 was in exile for three years because of the disagreement between himself and King Ecgfrith 4 during which time he stayed for a while at Ely with Æthelthryth 2 before travelling to Rome where, by the judgement of Pope Benedict 2 and many others, he was found to be worthy of a bishopric. He then returned to Britain and converted the South Saxons to Christianity.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Mission/mission-sending (1)
 Wilfrid 2.exile: Wilfrid 2 was in exile for three years because of the disagreement between himself and King Ecgfrith 4 during which time he stayed for a while at Ely with Æthelthryth 2 before travelling to Rome where, by the judgement of Pope Benedict 2 and many others, he was found to be worthy of a bishopric. He then returned to Britain and converted the South Saxons to Christianity.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Papal advice/audience/decision/privilege (2)
 Benedict 2.papal statutes concerning Wilfrid 2: Benedict 2 made a papal decision in favour of Wilfrid 2.: Stephen.VitWilfridi  43
 Wilfrid 2.exile: Wilfrid 2 was in exile for three years because of the disagreement between himself and King Ecgfrith 4 during which time he stayed for a while at Ely with Æthelthryth 2 before travelling to Rome where, by the judgement of Pope Benedict 2 and many others, he was found to be worthy of a bishopric. He then returned to Britain and converted the South Saxons to Christianity.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Reconciliation (1)
 Wilfrid 2.reconciliation with Æthelred 2: Following a letter from Theodore 1, Æthelred 2 was reconciled to Wilfrid 2 and returned many monasteries and estates to him.: Stephen.VitWilfridi  43
Request (1)
 Benedict 2.granting privileges to Ely: Wilfrid 2, at the request of Æthelthryth 2 brought back privileges of Benedict 2 for Ely.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19
Residence (1)
 Wilfrid 2.exile: Wilfrid 2 was in exile for three years because of the disagreement between himself and King Ecgfrith 4 during which time he stayed for a while at Ely with Æthelthryth 2 before travelling to Rome where, by the judgement of Pope Benedict 2 and many others, he was found to be worthy of a bishopric. He then returned to Britain and converted the South Saxons to Christianity.: Anon.LiberEliensis  I.19