Event: Advice/counsel, Correspondence, Lust, Papal advice/audience/decision/privilege, PenanceJohn 23.letter to Burgred 5

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Description John 23 wrote to Burgred 5 lamenting that the sin of fornication was especially rife in England, in that many men presumed to marry nuns, women dedicated to God and women of their own kindred. The Pope recommended penance for those men, adding that, if Burgred 5 found it difficult to solve the problem, he had to write to the pope.
Year 873 x 874
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