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- After clashes with Hermetic House Verditius, House Golo splits from the Order. With Gabrielite Simon de Laurent, Lorenzo Golo founds the Natural Philosophers' Guild based on precepts from the Kitab al Alacir. Other members of Golo join House Bonisagus, House Verditius, or the early Order of Reason.
- December 24: Beginning of the "festival" of midnight mass at Villars Abbey in Belgium, the brainchild of the Toreador coterie that oversaw the construction of the Abbey. At the conclusion of the worship, the doors to the church are barred, and a great orgy of blood commences, lasting into wee hours.