Thursday, October 3, 2019


From Archim:
Envelope from a letter written by Pope Pius VI on February 3, 1796, containing the dispensation for the marriage of Louis-Antoine d'Artois, Duc d'Angoulême Marie-Thérèse Charlotte de France. The dispensation was required because they were so closely related, being first cousins. (Read more.)

1 comment:

Hans Georg Lundahl said...

Indeed, allowable, or even allowed under OT, but forbidden in Decretum Gratianum.