Henry IV of France mediates between Pope Paul V and the Venetians

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Historical Context Note

The Sarpi controversy over the relations between church and state in Venice, in which Pope Paul V had gone to the extreme of excommunicating the entire Venetian Republic, is resolved through the diplomatic mediation of Henry IV of France.
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Editors. "Henry IV of France mediates between Pope Paul V and the Venetians". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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