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Saint Nothelm (d. 739) was the eleventh Archbishop of Canterbury. Before his appointment to the archbishopric, he was the archpriest of the Saxon-built St Paul's Cathedral, London, and then (starting in 735) a bishop at Canterbury. In 736, Pope Gregory III named Nothelm to the office of archbishop. Events With king Kormishosh the reign of the House of Ukil starts in Bulgaria. ... Arms of the Archbishop of Canterbury The Archbishop of Canterbury is the most senior bishop of the state Church of England and of the worldwide Anglican Communion, outranking the other English archbishop, the Archbishop of York. ... In Christianity, an archbishop is an elevated bishop heading a diocese of particular importance due to either its size, history, or both, called an archdiocese. ... An archpriest is the title of a priest which has supervisory duties over a number of parishes. ... The Saxons were a large and powerful Germanic people located in what is now northwestern Germany and a small section of the eastern Netherlands. ... St Pauls Cathedral is a cathedral on Ludgate Hill, in the City of London in London, and the seat of the Bishop of London. ... The Clock Tower of the Palace of Westminster which contains Big Ben Tower Bridge at night A red double-decker bus crosses Piccadilly Circus. ... A bishop is an ordained member of the Christian clergy who, in certain Christian churches, holds a position of authority. ... Saint Gregory III, pope (731-741), a Syrian by birth, succeeded Gregory II in March 731. ...

Nothelm was a contemporary of St Boniface and the Venerable Bede, whom he supplied with correspondence from the papal library following a trip to Rome. He also researched the history of Kent and the surrounding area. For the Roman general of this name, see Bonifacius. ... Depiction of Bede from the Nuremberg Chronicle, 1493 Bede (Latin Beda), also known as Saint Bede or, more commonly, the Venerable Bede (c. ... City motto: Senatus Populusque Romanus – SPQR (The Senate and the People of Rome) Founded 21 April 753 BC mythical, 1st millennium BC Region Latium Mayor Walter Veltroni (Democratici di Sinistra) Area  - City Proper  1290 km² Population  - City (2004)  - Metropolitan  - Density (city proper) 2,546,807 almost 4,000,000 1... Kent is a county in England, south-east of London. ...

St Nothelm is interred in Canterbury Cathedral. His feast day is 17 October. Canterbury Cathedral, N.W., ca. ... The calendar of saints is a traditional Christian method of organising a liturgical year on the level of days by associating each day with a saint, and referring to the day as the saints day of that saint. ... October 17 is the 290th (in leap years the 291st) day of the year according to the Gregorian calendar. ...

External link

  • http://www.britannia.com/bios/abofc/nothelm.html
  • A letter (http://www.saintboniface.info/home/letters/letter19.htm) from Boniface to Nothelm, 735. (White text on white background)

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In the year 735, Nothelm was ordained archbishop; and bishop Egbert, having received the pall from the Apostolic see, was the first to be established as archbishop after Paulinus, and he ordained Frithbert, and Frithwald bishops; and the priest Bede died.
In the year 737, an excessive drought rendered the land unfruitful; and Ceolwulf, voluntarily receiving the tonsure, left the kingdom to Eadbert.
In the year 740, Cuthbert was consecrated in Nothelm's stead.
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