Restoration of Roman Catholicism in Bearn (44 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Louis XIII of France forces the reimposition of Roman Catholicism in Bearn. When his father Henry IV converted to Catholicism, he vowed to restore confiscated Catholic property to the Church, but never acted upon this promise; now his son attempts to carry it out.

Citation:
Editors. "Restoration of Roman Catholicism in Bearn". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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