Lavaur sentence example
- He was now firmly established in the favour of the king, who gave him successively the abbacy of St Severin, in the diocese of Poitiers, the office of almoner to the dauphiness, and in 1685 the bishopric of Lavaur, from which he was in 1687 promoted to that of Nimes.
- They disappeared, however, at a comparatively late date from those regions (council of Lavaur, 1368; council of Narbonne, 1374).
- Henry of Albano attempted an armed expedition against the stronghold of heretics at Lavaur and against Raymond Roger, viscount of Beziers, their acknowledged protector.
- The taking of Lavaur and the submission of Raymond Roger in no way arrested the progress of the heresy.