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Here is a brief history of the English Reformation. During the English Reformation, Catholics and Protestants would use morality plays to convey and dramatize their political disagreements.

Here is a brief history of the English Reformation. During the English Reformation, Catholics and Protestants would use morality plays to convey and dramatize their political disagreements.

ELIZABETH I OF ENGLAND (1533–1603), last TUDOR monarch over England reigned 1558–1603 ~

ELIZABETH I OF ENGLAND (1533–1603), last TUDOR monarch over England reigned 1558–1603 ~

Mary I - Queen of England.  One of the most ruthless women in history.  Known as "Bloody" Mary, she was responsible for the slaughter of thousands as she attempted to return her kingdom to Catholicism following the reforms of her father, Henry VIII.  Upon her death, her half sister Elizabeth I aceded the throne and secured Protestantism as the official state religion.

Classic Bloody Mary

Mary I - Queen of England. One of the most ruthless women in history. Known as "Bloody" Mary, she was responsible for the slaughter of thousands as she attempted to return her kingdom to Catholicism following the reforms of her father, Henry VIII. Upon her death, her half sister Elizabeth I aceded the throne and secured Protestantism as the official state religion.

English: Portrait Of Mary Tudor (1516-1558) oil on Canvas. Source	 http://www.wikigallery.org/  Author	 (after) Antonio Mor. An odd portrait, somewhat over-emotional, and not contemporaneous. Most certainly a much later copy, with a religious agenda.

English: Portrait Of Mary Tudor (1516-1558) oil on Canvas. Source http://www.wikigallery.org/ Author (after) Antonio Mor. An odd portrait, somewhat over-emotional, and not contemporaneous. Most certainly a much later copy, with a religious agenda.

A History of Witchcraft Persecutions  History is the most brutal of all stories... :(

A History of Witchcraft Persecutions History is the most brutal of all stories... :(

Elizabeth Tudor (Queen Elizabeth the 1st daughter of Henry the 8th and Anne Boleyn)

Elizabeth Tudor (Queen Elizabeth the 1st daughter of Henry the 8th and Anne Boleyn)

She ruthlessly usurped another woman's position as queen, changed a country's religion, and thus created lots of political upheaval? She is the face that launched many ships.

Anne Boleyn Executed: Was She Really Guilty of Her Crimes?

She ruthlessly usurped another woman's position as queen, changed a country's religion, and thus created lots of political upheaval? She is the face that launched many ships.

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