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Compare 1577 edition: 1 In the yeare 1108. Anselme held an other synod or councell, whereat in presence of the king, A counc [...]ll. Sim. Dunel. Eadmerus. Anno Reg. 9. and by the assent of the earles and barons of the realme it was ordeined.

Compare 1577 edition: 1 1 That préests, deacons, and subdeacons should liue chastlie, and kéepe no women in their houses, ex|cept such as were neere of kin to them.

Compare 1577 edition: 1 2 That such preests, deacons, and subdeacons, as contrarie to the inhibition of the councell holden at London, had either kept their wiues,Préests are sequ [...]stred frõ their wiues. or married o|ther (of whom as Eadmerus saith, there was no small number) they should put them quite away, if they would continue still in their préesthood.

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