Moderation and Violence in the English Reformation

Why is that when the Tudor-Stuart state most loudly trumpeted moderation it was at its most violent?

This is a brilliant Q&A with author Ethan Shagan about the nature of moderation and violence in the sixteenth century.

Ethan Shagan, The Rule of Moderation (2011)

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