The Creation of the Holy Roman Empire

Clovis- was the first king- Franks to convert Christianity

He encouraged his people to also convert to his new faith

Charlemagne- founded both the French and German Monarchies

Charlemagne is the Frankish king- who was crowned on December 25- 1st Holy Roman Emperor

Pepin promised to offer his protection to the Church

Pepin the Short successfully removed the Lombards from Rome and gave their lands to the Pope


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