By Charles W. A. Prior
A learn of the political and non secular principles that contributed to the cave in of the authority of Charles I in 1642, this article aids the old knowing of the explanations and nature of the English Civil warfare and demanding situations of the dominant interpretations of the conflict.
summary: A examine of the political and spiritual principles that contributed to the cave in of the authority of Charles I in 1642, this article aids the historic figuring out of the explanations and nature of the English Civil battle and demanding situations of the dominant interpretations of the clash
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75 Ibid. 19. 76 Michael Questier, ‘Loyalty, Religion, and State Power in Early Modern England: English Romanism and the Jacobean Oath of Allegiance’, HJ, 40 (1997), 311–29. 71 32 A Confusion of Tongues conspicuous of the church’s opponents, the spectre of ‘popery’ served as a reminder of England’s vulnerability to a continental counter-reformation with a foothold in Ireland. Now, more than ever, Protestantism and political obedience went hand in hand. 77 Bacon combined obedience with ecclesiastical jurisdiction, and placed adherence to ecclesiastical orders on a par with obedience to laws established for civil purposes.
Edward Coke, The preface to his charge given at the assize holden at Norwich (1606), sig. F, Gr–v. 82 That is, a sovereignty within a sovereignty. I have been unable to ﬁnd the phrase in English writings before 1678, when it appears in the preface to the ﬁrst printed edition of David Calderwood’s The true history of the Church of Scotland, from the beginning of the reformation, unto the end of the reigne of King James VI (1678). 83 [Thomas Ridley], A vievv of the ciuile and ecclesiastical lavv (1607), 108.
The result was a 95 David Owen, Herod and Pilate reconciled: or, The concord of papist and puritan (against Scripture, fathers, councels, and other orthodoxall writers) for the coercion, deposition, and killing of kings (1610), }} 2r–3v. 96 Nicholas W. S. Cranﬁeld, ‘Owen, David (d. 1623)’, ODNB. 97 Thomas Adams, Englands sicknes, comparatively conferred with Israels (1614), 38. 98 Roger Gostwick, The anatomie of Ananias: or, Gods censure against sacriledge (1616), 64–5; James Maxwell, A nevv eight-fold probation of the Church of Englands divine constitution (1617), 1, 2, 11.
A confusion of tongues: Britain's wars of reformation, 1625-1642 by Charles W. A. Prior