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Title: Holy Roman Empire and the Church


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Holy Roman Empire and the Church
Holy Roman Empire and the Church
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Holy Roman Empire
  • Otto I took the title King of Germany
  • His successors took the title Holy Roman Empire
  • The appointment of church officials brought
    issues to emperors and popes
  • Popes tried to end the interference from secular
    rulers


3
Conflict between Popes Emperors
  • Pope Gregory VII banned lay investiture
  • Henry VI disagreed
  • Henry was then excommunicated but decided to make
    peace
  • Treaty formed Concordat of Worms

4
The Struggle for Italy
  • Frederick Barbossa failed to bring northern Italy
    under his control
  • Frederick II also tried
  • German nobles grew more independent
  • Spanish and French rivals battled for power
  • The rest was in ruins

5
The Height of Church power
  • Pope Innocent III took office
  • He excommunicated King John and Philip II
  • Launched a crusade against Albigensians
  • After death, Philip helped with the election of a
    French pope, papacy entered a period of decline
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