The universities endorse Henry VIII's divorce (27 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The opinions of the universities on Henry VIII's divorce, which are unsurprisingly favourable to the King, are carried to Pope Clement VII by Henry's representative Thomas Cranmer.

Citation:
Editors. "The universities endorse Henry VIII's divorce". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14447, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion