The Puritans

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1. Which written work suggested that reformation should occur without being instigated by those in authority?

  • the Martin Marprelate Tracts of 1588-1589
  • Browne's 1582 'Treatise of Reformation'
  • Walter Travers' 1587 'Church Discipline'
  • John Field's 'Admonitions to Parliament'
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2. How did Puritans react to John Field's writings?

  • They put up with it
  • They were appalled
  • They strongly supported it

3. When Archbishop Grindal called on the Bishops, how many stated that they approved on prophesyings?

  • 9 out of 10
  • 10 out of 15
  • 6 out of 15
  • 8 out of 10

4. Who was named the 'new Messiah' by extremist Puritans and when did he die?

  • John Field
  • William Hacket
  • the Earl of Leicester
  • Thomas Cartwright

5. How many clergymen refused to sign the agreement to Parker's 1566 Advertisements and were consequently dismissed?

  • 37
  • 42
  • 76
  • 59

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