James II introduces Roman Catholics into the Church and army (28 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Following the pro-royalist judicial decision in the legal case of Godden v. Hales, James II begins to introduce openly Roman Catholic men into the Church and the army.

Citation:
Editors. "James II introduces Roman Catholics into the Church and army". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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