Nehemiah also turns his attention to religious abuses.
A stricter life was introduced into the papal court; the regular observance of the services of the Church was enjoined; many of the grosser abuses were prohibited.
The pope or his legate, however, took no steps to remove abuses or otherwise reform the Scandinavian churches.
By the powerful influence of the president, government measures were sanctioned by the legislature dealing with the abuses.
deal with the abuses of the king's privilege of acting as guardian of minors and their lands.