(Author, deacon and abbot of Tours, c.735-804) : The unity of the church, which Alcuin 1 thought had been partly broken not for a rational reason but out of a certain desire for power, he recommended Æthelheard 13 should help to heal. He recommended that the pious father [sc. Hygeberht 1] not be stripped of his pallium but the ordination of bishops should revert to the primary see [i.e. Canterbury].
(Archbishop of Canterbury, 792-805 (cons. 793))
(Archbishop of Lichfield, 779-799x801) : Alcuin 1 recommended that Hygeberht 1 should not be stripped of his pallium during his lifetime. Alcuin 1 implied that he had been permitted to ordain bishops.