Pope Clement VII forbids Henry VIII to re-marry until his case is decided

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Historical Context Note

Pope Clement VII forbids Henry VIII to re-marry until the case determining the validity of his union with Catherine of Aragon is decided. He also orders secular courts, parliaments and universities to refrain from interfering in the issue.
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Editors. "Pope Clement VII forbids Henry VIII to re-marry until his case is decided". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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