Other slides in this set

Slide 2

Preview of page 2

Here's a taster:

What is Personal Rule?
Known by his critics as the 11 years of
tyranny
It means that he ruled the country
without being answerable to parliament.
This wasn't a new concept and his father
had done the same.
Charles began to think maybe didn't
need parliament at all.…read more

Slide 3

Preview of page 3

Here's a taster:

Overview of Personal Rule
11 years! Not even
Elizabeth had gone this
Anti-Court long without calling
Finance: Charles had
consensus. Court Parliament.
to look for new ways
became far removed to raise revenue.
from its people. Distanced him from
his subjects.
Personal
Foreign Policy: After Rule
disasters with France and 1629-40 Religion: Policies of
Spain, could not afford Charles and Laud
conflict. Neutrality was emphasised Arminianism-
favoured. Secret Catholics?…read more

Slide 4

Preview of page 4

Here's a taster:

Religion: Who is Archbishop
Laud?
A self-made man
Father a clothier
from Reading
Did not respect rank
or social order
Archbishop of
Canterbury from
1633
Very powerful
Armenian tendencies…read more

Slide 5

Preview of page 5

Here's a taster:

Laud's religious policies
1) To restore the
`beauty of holiness'
to church service
2) To restore the
churches wide
power and
influence
3) Raise educational
level of Parish
clergy…read more

Slide 6

Preview of page 6

Here's a taster:

Secr
et
Cath Religious
olic
plot?
·
· Priva
Papi
te
sts?
pews Social
· Book
u
io of
lig s
Re Social Spor
· Anti-
Politi
cs
ts
court Political
cons
ensu
s
policies
Opposition to Laud's…read more

Slide 7

Preview of page 7
Preview of page 7

Slide 8

Preview of page 8
Preview of page 8

Slide 9

Preview of page 9
Preview of page 9

Slide 10

Preview of page 10
Preview of page 10

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all resources »