- Created by: Lara Mulcahy
- Created on: 12-05-15 12:26
The condition of Church
Extent of anticlerical feeling
Difficult to asses level of anticlerical feeling- Most celebrated case is Richard Hunne.
Hunne was a London Merchant, who refused to pau the mortuary fee after his infant son died in 1511.
The grieving father responded with a series of law suits during which his house was searched and a large quantity of Lollard literature was found.
Hunne was arrested as a suspected heretic by the bishop of London- he was then…