Reginald Pole, who had been appointed Cardinal the previous year,
is now made a legate by Pope Paul III, charged with bringing about
Henry VIII's return to the Church of Rome. He sets off on a mission
to England, but fails to even enter the country, and eventually
returns to Rome in August.
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Editors. "Cardinal Pole is sent to return Henry VIII to the Church of Rome". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14582, accessed 19 July 2018.]
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