Tag Archives: Presbyterianism

10. The Elizabethan Confessional State: Conformity, Papists and Puritans

Okay. Well, as you know, in 1528 religious change had not been a significant issue in English politics. By 1558, it was in many ways the central issue and it was about to take another turn. On the 17th of November, 1558, Elizabeth I was proclaimed queen, a young woman of twenty-five, highly intelligent, well… Read More »