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Acts of Uniformity

Acts of Uniformity   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, modern history (1700 to 1945), Religion
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668 words

These acts represent the successive efforts of Edward VI and Elizabeth I to impose a standardized form of Protestant worship ...

Uniformity, Acts of

Uniformity, Acts of   Reference library

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Religion
Length:
71 words

Four acts of Parliament (1549, 1552, 1559, 1662) which regulated the worship of the Church ...

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Uniformity, Act of (1662)   Quick reference

World Encyclopedia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
69 words

English Act of Parliament regulating the form of worship in the Church of England after the Restoration of the monarchy. ...

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Uniformity, Acts of (1560)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Irish History (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
212 words

(1560, 1666), ...

designed to ensure that the nation followed a uniform Protestant liturgy. The 1560 Act for

Uniformity, Acts of

Uniformity, Acts of   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

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Current Version:
2005
Subject:
History, Early Modern History (1500 to 1700)
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238 words

The term refers to legislative Acts passed in England in 1549, 1552, 1559, and 1662, all of which related to the enforcement of Protestantism. The Act of ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2006
in British history, any of four acts (especially that of 1662) establishing the foundations of the English Protestant Church and securing uniformity in public worship and use of a ... More

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