Henry VIII assumes the title 'Supreme Head of the Church' (23 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


Henry VIII takes on the title 'Supreme Head of the Church', and obliges all English clergy to abjure the authority of the Pope.

Editors. "Henry VIII assumes the title 'Supreme Head of the Church'". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14536, accessed 23 February 2017.]

Related Groups

  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion

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