Source: Textual EditionAgatho.Ep.B38

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Source Information
Part of Group popes.monastic privileges
Author Agatho
Source Title Letter to Abbot Hadrian
Date of composition 675 [=678], 15 May
Language Latin


*Considered spurious by many scholars. According to S. Kelly, this is the only one in a group of papal privileges for St Augustine's with possible authentic basis @Kelly, St Augustine's, p. lxiv.

Event/Transaction List

Factoid Type Source Reference Short Description
1 Event Agatho.Ep.B38    Æthelberht 3 founded the monastery of St Peter and St Paul just outside Canterbury and placed there a monastic community.
2 Event Agatho.Ep.B38    Following the request of Hadrian 2, Agatho 2 granted an apostolic privilege for the monastery of St Peter and St Paul at Canterbury.