Duke of Norfolk et al. in Greenwich - 1521
Sir Edward Hall, Description of the service at which Henry VIII was declared Defender of the Faith. In Henry Ellis (ed.), The Union of the two noble and illustre famelies of Lancastre and Yorke, by Sir Edward Hall (London, 1809), p. 629. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1392908161426 accessed: 22 November, 2017
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|Mass at which Henry VIII was declared Defender of the Faith|
|Listening Environment||indoors, in private, in the company of others|
The service, which was presided over by Wolsey in the King's Chapel, was important in that it celebrated one of the most conspicuous symbols of English Catholicism prior to the Reformation. Wolsey had been negotiating a title for Henry since 1516.