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  • The judicial authorities requested a rescript from the emperor Aurelian for the decision of the cause.
  • A rescript of Gratian in 378 empowered the bishop of Rome to judge bishops with the assistance of six or seven other bishops or, in the case of a metropolitan, of fifteen comprovincial bishops.
  • The rescript, however, was not incorporated in the Codes and perhaps was only a temporary measure.
  • A rescript of Constantius, in 355, inserted in Cod.
  • Neumann argued that the recrudescence of active persecution was initiated by a deliberate ad hoc rescript issued probably in A.D.

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