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Was to curtail the O w i n g to the t r a d i t i o n a l p o w e r s o f t h e C h u r c h C o u r t s , it w a s e x c e e d i n g l y difficult to p u n i s h clerks for c r i m e . A p a r t i c u l a r l y flagrant case o f c l e r i c a l w r o n g d o i n g d r e w special a t t e n t i o n to t h e s c a n d a l a n d , after n o t t o o f r i e n d l y a discussion b e t w e e n K i n g a n d A r c h b i s h o p , the l a t t e r p r o m i s e d to o b e y t h e c u s t o m s o f t h e r e a l m a n d these w e r e d e c l a r e d in the S i x t e e n C o n s t i t u tions.

Shades of Henry II and Becket ! T h e stage is set for one of the most dramatic quarrels in history, a unique quarrel by two unique participants. There was a similarity between Henry I V , the young German K i n g , and Hildebrand who, strangely for a reforming priest, had at times occupied himself with the mundane duties of acting virtually as Paymaster and Quartermaster-General to little armies called upon to defend the Pope. Although constitutionally a man of action, it seemed undignified for a potential Pope to be concerned with such worldly affairs, and on such a small scale too.

1932), Cambridge Medieval History, vol. 3 1 . Cambridge: University Press. HILDEBRAND 29 the R o m a n ecclesiastics without consultation with the Holy R o m a n Emperor. Hildebrand had nothing to do with the election. He was simply selected to convey the information to the Court in Germany. Here the election of Stephen I X was regarded as a deviation from the imperial custom of 10 years, by which the Emperor more or less nominated the new Pope. Hildebrand had by this time become versed in the respective influences of Church and State, and he discovered that only by going back into Church history could the Great Council of 1059 find authority for its decree that the initiation and control of papal elections should be in the hands of the Cardinal Bishops.

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