Pope declares Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon valid (24 words)

Historical Context Note

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  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

Context

Pope Clement VII declares, in contradiction of Thomas Cranmer's pronouncement of the previous May, that Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon is valid.

Citation:
Editors. "Pope declares Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon valid". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14522, accessed 06 December 2016.]


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  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion