Historical Theology

The Study of Church History

Exploring the Limitations of Papal and Secular Authority

Hildebrand. Pope Gregory VIIHoly Roman Emperor Henry IV

Investiture Controversy

For a more or less neutral discussion, see "Investiture Controversy" on Wikipedia.

For a discussion favorable to Roman Catholicism, see "Conflict of Investitures" on New Advent.org

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