Its famous library, where Bede wrote, was founded by Benedict with relics and books from Rome
This Day in British History
26 September, 672
Synod of Hertford
The Synod of Hertford was a church gathering that proclaimed the supremacy of the see of Canterbury in the English church. The Archbishop of Canterbury was given the power to divide dioceses and to create new bishops.
This king was beheaded at Whitehall on 30 January, 1649
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