Five Articles of Religion (36 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

James VI issues five Articles of Religion whose purpose is to introduce Anglican principles into the Church of Scotland. These are approved by the General Assembly of that Church, in a triumph for the Episcopalian Party.

Citation:
Editors. "Five Articles of Religion". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15816, accessed 07 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion