Chapter 17. The Scottish Reformation

  1. Robert Tittler and
  2. Norman Jones
  1. Michael Graham

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997109.ch18

A Companion to Tudor Britain

A Companion to Tudor Britain

How to Cite

Graham, M. (2004) The Scottish Reformation, in A Companion to Tudor Britain (eds R. Tittler and N. Jones), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997109.ch18

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631236184

Online ISBN: 9780470997109



  • scottish reformation;
  • pre-reformation church;
  • politics of reformation;
  • dynastic ambitions;
  • protestant reform


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Pre-Reformation Church and Dissent

  • Dynastic Ambitions, Protestant Reform and the British Kingdoms

  • The End of the Auld Alliance and the Politics of Reformation

  • The Return of the Queen and the Planting of the Reformed Kirk

  • Reforming Scottish Society

  • Ecclesiastical Politics and the Revival of the Episcopate

  • Conclusion