SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
Elizabeth I
August 28, 2021
Alison Weir reviews Sarah Gristwood's new exploration of courtly love in the Tudor age: "The Tudors in Love: The Courtly Code Behind the Last Medieval Dynasty"
October 26, 2017
Amid celebrations of the Reformation's 500th anniversary, we should remember the mass persecutions of 16thC England
September 23, 2016
Sixteenth-century England did have links with the Ottoman Empire. But let's not overstate their importance
March 03, 2016
Review: Edmund Campion by Gerard Kilroy, Ashgate, £80
July 30, 2015
A reliquary found in Jamestown, Virginia, gives a Catholic foundation to a country so often thought of as Protestant
October 31, 2013
Mary was a popular queen from whom Elizabeth I learned much
October 01, 2013
Assigning powerful women masculine qualities to negate their femininity was commonplace in the Tudor period
July 12, 2013
The Church only ever uses the penalty as a last resort - a shock tactic to bring people back to God
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