By Dr Harvey Katherine
In 1214, King John issued a constitution granting freedom of election to the English Church; henceforth, cathedral chapters have been, theoretically, to be allowed to decide on their very own bishops, with minimum intervention through the crown. blameless III proven this constitution and, within the following 12 months, the fitting to electoral freedom was once restated on the Fourth Lateran Council. as a result, lower than Henry III and Edward I the English Church loved whatever of a golden age of electoral freedom, in which the king may perhaps effect elections, yet eventually couldn't keep watch over them. Then, through the reigns of Edward II and Edward III, papal regulate over appointments used to be more and more asserted and from 1344 onwards all English bishops have been supplied by means of the pope.
This e-book considers the idea and perform of unfastened canonical election in its heyday lower than Henry III and Edward I, and the character of and purposes for the following transition to papal provision. An research of the theoretical proof for this topic (including canon legislation, royal pronouncements and Lawrence of Somercote’s striking 1254 tract on episcopal elections) is mixed with a attention of the ability through which bishops have been created through the reigns of Henry III and the 3 Edwards. The altering roles of a few of the contributors within the appointment strategy (including, yet no longer constrained to, the cathedral bankruptcy, the king, the papacy, the archbishop and the candidate) are given specific emphasis. additionally, the English scenario is put inside a eu context, via a comparability of English episcopal appointments with these made in France, Scotland and Italy.
Bishops have been crucial figures in medieval society and the conditions in their appointments are of serious ancient value. As episcopal appointments have been additionally touchstones of secular-ecclesiastical kin, this publication accordingly has major implications for our realizing of church-state interactions throughout the 13th and fourteenth centuries.
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Episcopal Appointments in England, c. 1214–1344: From Episcopal Election to Papal Provision (Church, Faith and Culture in the Medieval West) by Dr Harvey Katherine