Knox, a great Scottish reformer and a fierce enemy of Catholicism directed his criticism mainly at Mary Tudor
, and he probably did not expect that Elizabeth I would become his Queen just a couple of months after this publication.
The Mary Tudor
who emerges here was no hidebound "conservative Catholic, committed to all the old ways" (p.
The attempted restoration of Catholicism championed by Mary Tudor
(1554-58) and her cousin Cardinal Reginald Pole has therefore been interpreted as the last gasp of an outdated medievalism.
When Mary Tudor
, Henry VIII's Catholic elder daughter, inherited the throne and set about ruthlessly purging the country of religious reformists, Hugh Latimer, Bishop of Worcester, was one of 300 victims.
Ochino remained in England until Mary Tudor
ascended the throne.
His assertion that Mary Tudor
constitutes a 'uniquely relevant precedent' for Elizabeth (p.
History being largely written by the winners, Mary Tudor
became notorious for her lethal persecution of the Protestants, her unceasing efforts to deliver Britain to the Catholics, the loss of Calais to the fledgling British empire, and her decades long struggle to gain control of Britain that was to result in years of confinement by Queen Elizabeth and her eventual death at the headsman's axe at an advanced age.
Guilt and religious conflict appear to be standard issue with the Tudor crown, as Elizabeth was plagued by her conscience after the issuance of Mary Stuart's death warrant and her own bitter half-sister, Mary Tudor
, is portrayed as having a crisis of conscience as she considered executing Elizabeth.
She forms an especially loyal and loving relationship with Queen Mary Tudor
It is thought that the book may have been brought to England by Mary Tudor
, Louis XII's third wife.
A MANY people think the rhyme refers to Mary Queen of Scots but it is generally agreed the real contrary Mary was Mary Tudor
, daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon.
It was here that Mary Tudor
was declared Queen of England and it's possible to walk around the battlements - always a favourite with children.
1) Tear-shaped La Peregrina Pearl, discovered by a slave in the Gulf of Panama in the 1500s, to Queen Mary Tudor
of England from Spain's Prince Philip II.
This is important in dating Byrd's earliest works, particularly those written during the brief restoration of Roman Catholicism in the reign of Mary Tudor
(1553-58), when Byrd would have been in his teens.
42-carat diamond, a gift from Burton, and the famous La Peregina pearl, which had once belonged to Mary Tudor