Blasphemy Act is passed at Westminster

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Historical Context Note

The English Parliament passes a Blasphemy Act, aimed at quashing radical Protestant 'enthusiasm'.
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Editors. "Blasphemy Act is passed at Westminster". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16317, accessed 26 July 2014.]