Editors. "1552 Prayer Book rejected". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14866, accessed 22 December 2014.]
The new, Catholic, Queen of England, Mary I, takes the first step towards reversing the religious reforms enacted by her younger brother Edward VI, by decreeing that the form of church service in use at the death of Henry VIII should be used in place of the 1552 Prayer Book.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.