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  •  Reforming movements began in England long (3+ / 0-)
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    leonard145b, Shliapnikov, Troubadour

    before Henry Tudor - he took advantage of something that happened to be convenient to him. Earlier reforms and signs of independence include Wyclif's translation of the bible into English, the Lollards, praemunire statutes that prohibited taking cases into papal courts, and the Magna Carta declaring the independence election of the Archbishop of Canterbury.



    Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary? . . . and respect the dignity of every human being.

    by Wee Mama on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 05:02:33 PM PST

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