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Archpriest
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"Aunucarius of Auxerre" can only refer to "Aunarius" or "Aunacharius of Auxerre." The form "Aunarius" has more hits in google, so I adhered to it. RM "At the Roman synod of 499" was changed to "In the acts of the Roman Synod of 499." The reason should be obvious. RM The entire following passage appeared twice (and the repetition has accordingly been deleted): "A synod summoned by Aunucarius of Auserre (561-605) established that archpriests had to oversee the clergy’s sexual conduct and give the…

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Ronzani, Rocco, “Archpriest”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 19 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_eeco_SIM_00000276>
First published online: 2018
First print edition: 20180827



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