Beyond Wolf Hall – Icarus ascending Part Two╽Written by Guest Writer Paul Hemphill

In today’s post I will be sharing the second part of a two part series written by Paul Hemphill from his blog In That Howling Infinite as he covers the 1530s and the historical significance of Henry VIII’s reign and the upheaval brought about by his “great matter’ and divorce from Catherine of Aragon and breaking away from the Catholic Church.

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Beyond Wolf Hall – Revolution Road Part One╽Written by Guest Writer Paul Hemphill

In today’s post I will be sharing a two part series written by Paul Hemphill from his blog In That Howling Infinite as he covers the 1530s and the historical significance of Henry VIII’s reign and the upheaval brought about by his “great matter’ and divorce from Catherine of Aragon and breaking away from the Catholic Church.

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Revealing Letter On King Henry VIII’s Divorce Written By Thomas Cranmer – 1533 AD

In this letter Cranmer writes of the official divorce of Henry VIII from Catherine of Aragon and the coronation of Henry’s next Queen, Anne Boleyn. He speaks of the legal meeting in which Catherine was informed that the King rejected the Pope’s authority over the marriage and of the obvious pregnancy of Anne at her coronation ceremony. 

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