Event: Advice/counsel, Death/dying, JourneyWigheard 2.death in Rome
||After Oswiu 1 and Ecgberht 3 consulted about the state of the English Church, they sent Wigheard 2 to Rome to be consecrated bishop, but he died in Rome before he could be consecrated.
*Wigheard 2 was supposed to become archbishop, so that he could consecrate catholic bishops for the English churches throughout the whole of Britain.
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(King of the Bernicians, 642-; of the Northumbrians, 651-675) : He consulted with Ecgberht 6 about the state of the English Church.
(King of the Dwellers in Kent, 664-673) : He consulted with Oswiu 1 about the state of the English Church
(Archbishop of Canterbury-elect, d.668) : He was sent to Rome to be consecrated, but he died there
(Pope, 657-672) : In writing to Oswiu 1, he expressed his grief for Wigheard 2's death. He thanked Oswiu 1 for the gifts he had sent.
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