Oath of Association is taken to defend William III and Protestantism

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Historical Context Note

The Oath of Association is taken throughout England and Wales, from now until May. Its terms promise to defend William III and preserve the Protestant settlement against all attacks.
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Editors. "Oath of Association is taken to defend William III and Protestantism". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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