northumberland and religion

HideShow resource information

What were the main religious policies passed under Northumberland?

-       More protestant

-       1550 introduction of new service of new priests (ordinal)

-       1552 Another new prayer book- with an Act of Uniformity

-       Mass abolished and replaced by communion

-       1553 Cranmer issued 42 Articles of Religion

-       More radical bishops appointed – Hooper and Ridley

What social problems did Northumberland have to deal with and how successful was he?

-       Anti-enclosure legislation was enforced and enclosure commission withdrawn

-       Acts passed to protect Arable farming


No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all British monarchy - Tudors and Stuarts resources »