The Jesuit representative Father Creighton is arrested, revealing
to the English government a conspiracy known as the Catholic
Enterprise, the collaboration of Philip II of Spain, Governor of
the Netherlands the Duke of Parma, and the Duke of Guise. Like so
many previous plots, it sought to depose Elizabeth I and replace
her on the throne with Mary Queen of Scots.
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Editors. "Catholic Enterprise to depose Elizabeth I is revealed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15303, accessed 18 December 2017.]
- Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion