Only a single item within this letter relates to England, viz. the granting of a pallium to Syagrius 1, which is dealt with as a separate event. The following matters (and any persons associated with them) are omitted: 1. Gregory 1's order for a synod to be held to forbid a layman from becoming a bishop and anyone from buying a church office; 2. Gregory 1's request for a law in Brunhild 1's kingdom prohibiting Jews from owning Christian slaves.