2 April 1536 – John Skip’s Passion Sunday Sermon

| April 1, 2012

2 April 1536 – John Skip’s Passion Sunday Sermon

On this day in history, 2nd April 1536, Anne Boleyn’s almoner, John Skip, preached a rather controversial sermon in front of the King. Skip’s theme was “Quis ex vobis arguet me de peccato?” or “Which of you can convict me of sin?”. Skip spoke “defending the clergy from their defamers and from the immoderate zeal […]