Historical Events in Church Annals for March 23: |
Pope Martin IV becomes the 189th successor in the line of Peter
Pope John XXII excommunicates the Holy Roman Emperor Louis IV for conspiracy.
Pope Clement VII upholds the marriage of Catherine of Aragon to England's King Henry VIII, further infuriating the British monarch.
Henry VIII confiscates the last remaining Roman Catholic monastery in England - Waltham Abbey.
Death of Pope Julius III, who had reopened the Council of Trent.
Death of Saint Toribio Alfonso de Mogrovejo on his way back to Lima, Peru after a mission in a Peruvian Indian village.