Cruel persecutions of the Protestants in the kingdom of France.
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Published by Narcisse Cyr in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Protestants -- France.,
  • Huguenots -- France.,
  • France -- Religion.

Book details:

Edition Notes

French original published 1686.

The Physical Object
Pagination212 p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16486748M

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A Short Account Of The Complaints And Cruel Persecutions Of The Protestants In The Kingdom Of France [Jean Claude] on kauainenehcp.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or Author: Jean Claude. Get this from a library! Cruel persecutions of the Protestants in the kingdom of France. [Jean Claude; Narcisse Cyr]. Get this from a library! Cruel persecutions of the Protestants in the kingdom of France. [Jean Claude]. May 24,  · Cruel persecutions of the Protestants in the kingdom of France Item Preview remove-circle Cruel persecutions of the Protestants in the kingdom of France by Claude, Jean, ; Cyr, Narcisse. [from old catalog] Publication date Topics Protestants Pages:

In , Louis XIV of France decided to revoke the Edict of Nantes -- a document that had given Protestants protection and legal rights in a Catholic realm. The bloodbath that followed this revocation began on St. Bartholomew's Day, with the deaths of thousands of Evangelical Christians from barbaric acts perpetrated by the King's men/5(2). Protestantism in France has existed in its various forms starting with Calvinists and Lutherans since the Protestant Reformation. John Calvin was a Frenchman, as well as numerous other Protestant Reformers including William Farel, Pierre Viret and Theodore Beza, who was Calvin's successor in . As Louis XV was only 5 years old when he became king, France came under the rule of a regent, Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (in office: ). The Regent had little interest in continuing the persecution of Protestants. While the kingdom's laws did not change, their application diminished. Protestants began once more to celebrate their. A Short Account of the Complaints and Cruel Persecutions of the Protestants in the Kingdom of France.

Jul 17,  · Protestants were burned at the stake as “heretics” in Spain, Italy, France, England and Scotland. Yet the Dutch Protestants suffered even worse persecutions at the hands of the Catholic Inquisition. Under King Phillip II of Spain, more than 18, Protestants . A short account of the complaints, and cruel persecutions of the protestants in the kingdom of France: With a useful and politick preface. Cruel Persecutions of the Protestants in the Kingdom of France: First American Reprint of the English Translation, Published in London in (Classic Reprint). Home Reformation The Huguenots - their faith, history, and impact The Huguenots - their faith, history, and impact The Huguenots were French Protestants who, if one counts their forerunners the Waldensians, were persecuted with varying intensity for five .