Importance of the Westminster Assembly, - - 13, 14
Quarrel between Henry VIII. and the Pope,
Cranmer's Suggestion, - - - - - - ib.
1531 Henry styled Supreme Head of the Church, - - .. 17
Effects of the Power thus Assumed, - - - 17, 18
Six Articles of Religious Agreement, - . - - 19
Reformation promoted by Edward VI., -
The Liturgy and Book of Ordinations, ..
1550 Hooper refuses the Episcopal Vestments, - - - 22
Articles of Religion, - -
« Bloody Mary," and Persecution, -
“Frankfort Troubles” —Contests about Ceremonies, - 25-27
Queen Elizabeth-Act of Supremacy, . - - - 27
Renewed Contests about Vestments and Ceremonies, -
1562 Convocation-Close of Reforming Period, - - 30
General View of the Grounds of Controversy between the
Court Divines and the Reforming Party, -
Despotic Injunction of the Queen, - - - -
Suspension of those who refused to Conform, and who,
wishing greater Purity, were now called Puritans, - 35
Remonstrances of Foreign Churches, - - -
1566 The Puritans begin to form a separate Body, - -
Chief Differences between them and the Church, 37, 38
1567 Their first Communion interrupted, - - -
Parliament attempts to interpose, but in vain, - - 39, 40
State of Religion in England,
- .. - 40, 41
Associations for. Worship, Discipline, “ Prophesyings,"
era Cartwright and Whitgift, .
1572 First Presbytery constituted in England, ... . .