- Type: Collegiate Church
- Original Diocese:
- Region: Picardie
- Department: Aisne
- Coords: 49.847, 3.2901
- Surveyed: 1969, 1972-74, 1980-83, 2003, 2011, 2017
1225 May 23
â¦CORPUS GLORIOSI MARTIRIS BEATE QUINTINI QUOD IN EORUM ECCLESIA CONDITUM REQUIESCIT, HONORABILIUS ET DECENTIUS COLLOCARE, EOS HORTATUR QUATENUS AD ELEVATIONIS ET TRANSLATIONISâ¦
...the body of the glorious martyr Saint Quentin who lies secure in the church, placed honestly and decently, their exhortation to raise and to translate...
Source: Pressutti, Pietro, ed., Regesta honorii papae III, 2 vols. Rome, 1888-96, ii, 341, No. 5508.
â¦TAM NOVI OPERIS QUAM VETERIS.
...as much the new work as the old.
Source: Heliot, Pierre, La basilique de Saint-Quentin et l'architecture du Moyen-Age, Paris, 1967, pg. 23.
â¦QUOD OMNES OBLATIONES, TAM IN AURO QUAM IN ARGENTOâ¦ET OMNIBUS ALIIS QUAE AD NOS ET AD GUERRICUM, CAPELLANUM NOSTRUM, INFRA TERMINOS ECCLESIAE BEATI QUINTINI, TAM NOVI OPERIS QUAM VETERIS PERTINEBANT, CONCESSIMUS DE ASSENSU GUERRICIâ¦FABRICAE ET OPERI ECCLESIAEâ¦
...because of all the offerings, in gold as in silver,...and all of the rest which pertained to us and to Werricus, our chaplains, inside the walls of the church of Saint-Quentin, now as the new work pertained to the old, we gave our assent to Werricus...to the fabric and the work of the church...
Source: Heliot, Pierre, "Chronologie de la basilique de St.-Quentin", Bulletin Monumental, cxvii 1959, pg. 10, note 6.
â¦AD CONSTRUENDAM DICTAM ECCLESIAMâ¦
...for the construction of said church...
1257, September 2
â¦TRANSLATA SUNT CORPORAâ¦DE VETERI ECCLESIA IN NOVUM FABRICAM,â¦
...translated the bodies...from the old church to the new fabric,...