Did Elizabeth have to sign Mary’s execution warrant? A tense time with Catholics hatching assassination plots against Elizabeth. A brief biography of Mary.
Dateline: Philadelphia: 1684, the Quakers recognize how beneficial public education is. Or was it private education?
Dateline: 12 Feb 1698: They actually enacted laws to set up the public school of Philadelphia, with money. Girls could attend, and poor children could go for gratis.They had this idea back in 1684.
Hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, wildfires, earthquakes and tsunamis—natural disasters slam humankind every year. Did God do that? What does the Bible say? Two different covenants make all the difference—a progressive revelation.
Dateline: Philadelphia, 10 Feb 1698. Or at least that’s what a letter from England claimed. How would the Philadelphia Council reply?
This short post covers the coronation itself.
Dateline: Philadelphia, 1694. An audit spotted the public malfeasance. What was to be done? Great for looking at money equivalence from province to county. A county tax table is included.
Now things get very complicated! Includes a side-by-side comparison.
Dateline: Philadelphia, 1693. Would Quaker-dominated Philadelphia contribute to their ransom or turn isolationist? These are facts. No one should be afraid of them.
Her older half-sister, Queen Mary, imprisoned her in the Tower of London. She asked if the scaffold where Lady Jane Grey, the Queen of Nine Day, was beheaded was still up. Terrifying for her.