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John Knox (c. 1514 – 24 November 1572) was a Scottish clergyman and a leader of the Protestant Reformation who brought reformation to the church in Scotland. He was educated at the University of St Andrews or possibly the University of Glasgow and was ordained to the Catholic priesthood in 1536. Influenced by early church reformers such as George Wishart, he joined the movement to reform the ... more »

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  • To promote a woman to bear rule, superiority, dominion or empire, above any realm, nation, or city, is repugnant to nature; contumely to God, a thing most contrarious to his revealed will and approved...
    John Knox (1505-1572), Scottish Presbyterian leader. Pamphlet. First Blast of the Trumpet Against the Monstrous Regiment of Women (1558). Publishe...
  • ''The monstrous regiment of women.''
    John Knox (1505-1572), Scottish Presbyterian leader. The First Blast of the Trumpet Against the Monstrous Regiment of Women, pamphlet (1558). In h...
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