Conservative Edmund Bonner is elected Bishop of London (32 words)

Historical Context Note

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The bishopric of London is granted to a reactionary clergyman, Edmund Bonner, another indication, along with the Six Articles, that Henry VIII is moving away from the reforming enthusiasm of previous years.

Editors. "Conservative Edmund Bonner is elected Bishop of London". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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