The Pope's legate Cardinal Lorenzo Campeggio arrives to hear the case for King Henry VIII's divorce from Katherine of Aragon. Cardinal Wolsey intimidates Campeggio: "Let me make certain things plain to you. If you do not grant the King his divorce, papal authority in England will be annihilated!" Wolsey has assured Henry that the divorce will be granted, but the Pope and Campeggio are not so easily swayed. A desperate Wolsey begs Queen Katherine to abdicate the marriage, but she ultimately refuses. Wolsey's enemies circle; Anne Boleyn plants more doubt in Henry's mind about Wolsey, who soon threatens Campeggio both physically and politically. A Legatine Court convenes at Blackfriar's Church, and both Henry and Katherine plead their cases.

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The Tudors Season 1

# Title Air Date
The Tudors
1:1 In Cold Blood Apr 1, 2007
1:2 Simply Henry Apr 8, 2007
1:3 Wolsey, Wolsey, Wolsey! Apr 15, 2007
1:4 His Majesty, The King Apr 22, 2007
1:5 Arise, My Lord Apr 29, 2007
1:6 True Love May 6, 2007
1:7 Message to the Emperor May 13, 2007
1:8 Truth and Justice May 20, 2007
1:9 Look to God First Jun 3, 2007
1:10 The Death of Wolsey Jun 10, 2007

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