Elizabeth's Religious Settlement (printable)

Shows what Elizabeths religous settlement was and the Acts it created.

  • Created by: RBartlett
  • Created on: 30-11-22 17:02
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  • Act Of Superemacy
    • Elizabeth's Religious Settlement 1559
      • Ecclesiastical High Commission
        • Established to keep discipline within the church
        • Disloyal Clergy could be punished
        • Ecclesiastical means anything to do with the Church
      • Book of Common Prayer
        • 1559
        • A set of church service to be used in all churches
        • The Clergy had to follow the prayer book wording during services or be punished
      • Royal Injunctions
        • A set of instructions for the Clergy
        • Reinforced the Acts of Supremacy and Uniformity
        • Stated how people should worship God
        • Stated how religious services should be conducted
      • Act Of Uniformity
        • Dictated the appearance of churches and how services should be held
        • It required everyone to attend Church or Pay a fine
    • Elizabeth became Supreme Governor (Head) of the Church Of England
    • All Clergy had to swear an oath of allegiance to her
    • All Royal officials had to swear an oath of allegiance to her
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Made this for my Elizabethan test, hope it helps!!

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