James 1, religion and CatholicismIf it wasn't one side it was the other. More often it was both! Protestantism may have been bedding down in England but that didn't men that the threat represented by Catholicism had gone away. But how serious a threat was it? Key questions considered: How serious a threat was Catholicism? Why did the growth of Arminianism cause problems? Content covers: James’ attitude towards Catholicism, the Gunpowder Plot, and the development of Arminianism.
Dr Glyn Redworth