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Lesson 682: Councils #9: Lateran Council I, 1123

 

The First Lateran Council, the first held at Rome, met under Pope Callistus II. About 900 bishops and abbots assisted. It abolished the right claimed by lay princes, of investiture with ring and crosier to ecclesiastical benefices and dealt with church discipline and the recovery of the Holy Land from the infidels.

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Councils #9: Lateran Council I, 1123 is part of the following course(s):

  • Councils of the Catholic Church