English Parliament imposes severe penalties against Roman Catholics (27 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
The English Parliament meets, sitting until 27th May. It imposes harsher penalties against Roman Catholics, so that anyone convicted of recusancy is disallowed from holding public office.

Citation:
Editors. "English Parliament imposes severe penalties against Roman Catholics". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15627, accessed 05 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Anglican Reformation 16th Century - Politics and Religion