Editors. "French bishops accept Henry IV as King of France". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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French bishops accept Henry IV as King of France (41 words)
Historical Context Note
Henry IV is accepted as King of France by a meeting of French bishops at Rouen. This is a bold declaration of hostility to the Pope's monitorial, of 1st March, that excommunicated him from the Catholic Church for his Huguenot faith.15432 French bishops accept Henry IV as King of France 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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