This was a rupture of the Concordat, and was so regarded by Napoleon.
Since the Concordat he nominates the dignitaries of the Church.
He was imprisoned by Franois I for refusing to recognize the concordat .
In fact, the Concordat can hardly be said to have re-endowed the Church at all.
The Revolutionists did not trouble them, and they had no part in the Concordat of 1801.