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What connection does Canterbury cathedral have to thomas becket?
Thomas Becket was the Archbishop of Canterbury. His connection was that he was the Archbishop in Canterbury Cathedral. ...
How old was thomas becket when he became archbishop of Canterbury?
Thomas Becket was about 44 years old when he became Archbishop of Canterbury. ...
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Why do people go on pilgrimages to canturbury?
In The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer describes the pilgrims who go to Canterbury to visit the shrine of Saint Thomas a' Beckett. Beckett was the Archbishop of Canterbury who was murdered in the cathedral. People go to the shrine as an act of spiritual rebirth, and, says Chaucer, to visit the shrine "of him who helped them when they were sick." they went as a group to not get robbed yo world im smart this is someone from 7b at bergess hill...
Asked in Bishops
Who was the archbishop murdered by in Canterbury 1170?
Thomas Becket was murdered by four of the kings knights: Reginald Fiz Urse, William de Traci, Hugh of Morville and Richard Brito ...
Asked in History of England, Medieval Religion, Bishops
Why was thomas becket archbishop of Canterbury?
Thomas Becket became The Archbishop of Canterbury because King Henry II wanted him archbishop. He wanted him archbishop because Becket was his best friend and he wanted Becket to change the rules of the church for him. ...