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Author George, bishop of Ostia
Source Title Record of synod of 786
Date of composition 786
Language Latin
Primary Source Information
Country Germany
Folio(s)/page(s) 113r-127r
Additional information Wolfenbüttel. Olim Trier, St Maximus 148
Siglum/accession no. 454

Edition(s)

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Epistolae Karolini aevi, tomus II Dümmler, Ernestus (Ernst Dümmler) Epistolae Karolini aevi, tomus II Berlin 1895 19-29

Translation(s)

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Whitelock, Dorothy English Historical Documents c.500-1042 London and New York 1979  

Event/Transaction List

Factoid Type Source Reference Short Description
1 Event George.Ep  p. 23 line 10 (clause 10) Bishops (Anonymi 2601) gave secular judgments in their councils.
2 Event George.Ep  pp. 28-9 George 1 attended a Mercian council with Alcuin 1 and Pyttel 1, where the decrees were read out and adopted, and the document ratified with a cross.
3 Event George.Ep  p. 20 George 1 wrote a capitulary designed to correct the vices he encountered, declared it before the council and had it adopted.
4 Event George.Ep  pp. 20-1 After messengers (Anonymi 2599) came from Eanbald 1, Ĉlfwald 7 joyfully fixed a day for a council.
5 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Eanbald 1 sent messengers (Anonymi 2599) to King Ĉlfwald 7.
6 Event George.Ep  p. 20 George 1 went with Wigbod 1 to Northumbria.
7 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Taking into account the extent of territory, George 1 permitted Theophylactus 2 to visit the king of the Mercians [sc. Offa 7] and parts of Britain.
8 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Offa 7 and Cynewulf 4 met together in council and promised to rectify vices.
9 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Offa 7 received George 1 and Theophylactus 2 and the letters they brought.
10 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Augustine 1 was buried in the church at Canterbury.
11 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Jĉnberht 1 received George 1 and Theophylactus 2, who stayed there and advised him of what was necessary.
12 Event George.Ep  p. 20 George 1 and Theophylactus 2 travelled to Britain.
13 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Gregory 1 through Augustine 1 preached true Christian doctrine to the English.
14 Event George.Ep  p. 20 Hadrian 3 sent letters to George 1 containing statutes of the church and mandating him and Theophylactus 2 to go to Britain.