Cantilupe sentence example
- The famous quarrel with St Thomas of Cantilupe, bishop of Hereford, arose out of similar causes.
- THOMAS DE CANTILUPE (c. 1218-1282), English saint and prelate, was a son of William de Cantilupe, the 2nd baron (d.
- 1251), one of King John's ministers, and a nephew of Walter de Cantilupe, bishop of Worcester.
- Cantilupe was now a trusted adviser of Edward I.; he attended the royal councils, and even when differing from the king did not forfeit his favour.
- The archbishop of Canterbury, Robert Kilwardby, was also his friend; but after Kilwardby's death in 1279 a series of disputes arose between the bishop and the new archbishop, John Peckham, and this was probably the cause which drove Cantilupe to visit Italy.Advertisement
- Cantilupe appears to have been an exemplary bishop both in spiritual and secular affairs.
- In 1905 the Cantilupe Society was founded to publish the episcopal registers of Hereford, of which Cantilupe's is the first in existence.
- See the Acta Sanctorum, Boll., 1st October; and the Register of Thomas de Cantilupe, with introduction by W.
- Walter De Cantilupe >>