Bishop John Juxon is appointed Lord Treasurer of England (35 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Bishop John Juxon is appointed Lord Treasurer of England, a post he is to hold until 1641. This appointment increases the dominance of the Laudian High Church party over governmental affairs, causing alarm for the Puritans.

Citation:
Editors. "Bishop John Juxon is appointed Lord Treasurer of England". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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