Pope Gregory versus King Henry about Church and State

Primary Source Project for Chapter Eight

Citations

"Dictatus Papae by Pope Gregory VII (1075)." In Brian A. Pavlac. A Concise History of Western Civilization: Supremacies and Diversities, 182-183. Second Edition. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. Originally in "45. Gregory VII’s Conception of the Papal Authority." In A Source Book of Medieval History: Documents Illustrative of European Life and Institutions from the German Invasions to the Renaissance, edited by Frederick Austin Ogg, 262–264. New York: American Book Company, 1907.
Also here, and here, and here. In Latin here.

"Letter to Pope Gregory VII by King Henry (March 1076)." In Brian A. Pavlac. A Concise History of Western Civilization: Supremacies and Diversities, 183. Second Edition. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015. Originally in "75. The Deposition of Gregory VII by Henry IV, January 24, 1076." In A Source Book for Medieval History: Selected Documents Illustrating the History of Europe in the Middle Age, edited by Oliver J. Thatcher and Edgar H. McNeal, 151–152. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1905.
Collection available here. In Latin here.

 

Further Links and materials for study

Revisting Dictatus Papae. <http://www.unamsanctamcatholicam.com/history/79-history/215-revisiting-dictatus-papae.html>.

Richard Abels, Growth of Papacy. <http://www.usna.edu/Users/history/abels/hh315/investiture%20controversy.htm>.

Review of book about Gregory VII. <http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/82>.

Sculpture of Henry IV at Canossa. <http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/232147>.

"Lesson 18- the Gregorian Reform and the Investiture Struggle." Medieval Church History. 1 October 2012 <http://medievalchurchhistory.blogspot.com/2012/10/lesson-18-gregorian-reform-and.html>. (last accessed 17 January 2017).

 

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