Flashcards in Relations with Parliment Deck (6)
What was parliament?
Consisted of lords bishops and other nobles
It’s role to discuss issues and advise the queen
Passing laws and taxes
Did parliament want Elizabeth to marry?
Yes they felt it was their duty to find her a suitable husband
However Elizabeth saw it as her decision
Were the majority Protestant or catholic in parliament?
Protestant however puritans were becoming a problem
When was the poor law passed?
What did parliament want for Mary queen of Scots
They wanted Elizabeth to execute her because they saw her as a threat