Papal bull copy, 1246, Dec. 4, from Pope Innocent IV to the Hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen

 

Name
Catholic Church. Pope (1243-1254 : Innocent IV)
Innocent IV, Pope, approximately 1200-1254
Title
Papal bull copy, 1246, Dec. 4, from Pope Innocent IV to the Hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen
Abstract
Copy of papal bull issued December 4, 1246 by Innocent IV confirming to the sisters of the hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen, Belgium, its existence, liberties, and adherence to the rule of St. Augustine. The copy is dated "Anno D[omi]ni MCCC q[ui]nto, sabbato ante ap[osto]lo[rum] Symonis [et] Iude" [i.e. October 23, 1305], and affirmed by Franco Cantor, called “de stabulo,” canon of the church of St. Rumold in Mechelen and Laurencius called “Rogaes,” parish priest of the church of St. Mary in Mechelen.
Collection Name
Mechelen Hospital Archive
Shelf Location
Call no. Western MS 103
Subjects
Bulls, Papal; Hospitals; Mechelen (Belgium)
Format
manuscripts
Genre
manuscripts
Origin Information
Mechelen (Belgium)
Date
1305
Language
Latin
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
12589492
Also In
Mechelen Hospital Archive
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/D8TX3M5M