Pope declares Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon valid

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Historical Context Note

Pope Clement VII declares, in contradiction of Thomas Cranmer's pronouncement of the previous May, that Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon is valid.
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Editors. "Pope declares Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon valid". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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