Anne Boleyn’s final Maundy Thursday in 1536

| April 14, 2022

Anne Boleyn’s final Maundy Thursday in 1536

On 13th April 1536, Maundy Thursday, Queen Anne Boleyn took part in her final Maundy Thursday service, distributing Maundy money and washing feet. The court expenses show that the “costs of the Queen’s Maundy” for that year were “31 l. 3s. 9 ½d.” Anne’s chaplain, William Latymer, and martyrologist John Foxe both wrote of how […]