The Imprisonment of Catholics for Religion under Elizabeth I

@article{Mcgrath1991TheIO,
  title={The Imprisonment of Catholics for Religion under Elizabeth I},
  author={P. Mcgrath and J. Rowe},
  journal={Recusant History},
  year={1991},
  volume={20},
  pages={415-435}
}
A great deal of attention has rightly been given to those Catholics who were put to death under Elizabeth I, but imprisonment as distinct from execution has not received the attention it deserves. Catholics sometimes sing about ‘our fathers chained in prisons dark’, but they are not always aware of what imprisonment meant to their ancestors. It is the purpose of this article to consider some aspects of this large and neglected subject, since imprisonment and the threat of imprisonment made a… Expand
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