December 31, 2023
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King James 1st's death. King Charles 1st came to rule after King James 1st died.
James 1st takes the throne of England
Millenary petiton ( represented views of a thousand ministers): End to confirmation; end to sign of the cross during baptism; end to ring in marriage; end to ministers wearing gowns.
James makes speech to Parliament, outlining three types of religion: Accepted, Catholic,Puritan.
Hampton Court Conference 'No bishops, No King'.
Archbishop Bancroft's canons, the prayer book was 'nothing contrary to the word of God'. The House of Commons protested against legislation which came from outside parliament and 90 clergymen lost their livelihoods.
Gunpowder plot. Guy Fawkes tries to blow up Houses of Parliament.
Speech to Parliament, James said: 'Kings are justly called gods for that they exercise a maner of resemblencwe of divine powewr upon earth'.
King James 1st brings out his bible.
Confused Parliament - Commons argue, 'It shall please God to ease us of these impositions'.
William Laud became Archbishop of Canterbury
The royal household cost £64,000 to run
The cost of the royal household had risen to £110,000.
Bye plot and main plot, following their discovery James relaxes recusancy fines
Treaty of London ended war with Spain which allowed fir good trade connections.
Buckinghamshire election: Fortesque v Goodwin, should king intervene with elections.
Shirley's case, Governor of fleet prison sent to tower for arrestig an MP.
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