Death of Pope Paschal II in Rome

Death of Pope Paschal II in Rome

Pope Paschal II
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Pope Paschal II dies in Rome. Paschal II played an important role in the Investiture Conflict. It was Paschal who instigated Henry V to rebel against his father and take over, but Henry V was even more committed than his father to the idea that the crown had the right and the authority over appointing bishops and abbots.

 

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