He stamped his authority by declaring in a letter to the Byzantine Emperor that the power of Popes stood above that of secular leaders.
It would seem he got away with it.
St. Gelasius I Facts and Figures
Name: Gelasius I
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Birth and Death Dates: ???-496
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