Louis XII of France summons a synod of his bishops at Tours to
condemn the actions of Pope Julius II. The synod concludes that the
Pope's egregious conduct in reneging on the French alliance
justifies Louis in declaring war on the Pope and his new allies. It
also recommends that, in the circumstances, a general council of
the church should be called.
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Editors. "Synod of French bishops at Tours condemns Pope Julius II". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14153, accessed 23 October 2017.]