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Sully, Maurice de
(mōrēs` də sülē`), c.1100–1196, French bishop. After studying theology in Paris he was named (1160) bishop of that city. While serving in this position he instigated the building of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris.
Archbishop Maurice de Sully of Paris had answered the question four centuries before when he instructed his priests to genuflect both after the words over the bread and again after the words over the cup.
La que quiza es la catedral mas celebre tiene su asiento en Paris, donde, en 1163, el obispo Maurice de Sully puso la primera piedra de Notre Dame y echo a andar un sinfin de episodios ficticios y reales.