Editors. "Declaration of Indulgence is reissued". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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Declaration of Indulgence is reissued (32 words)
Historical Context Note
James II reissues the Declaration of Indulgence for Liberty of Conscience. This suspends the penal laws that had enforced conformity to the Church of England, effectively enabling religious freedom in his kingdoms.16800 Declaration of Indulgence is reissued 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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