King James and King Charles believe that the rule because they were chosen by god. The kings refuse to listen to parliament with cause things together heated between parliament and the monarchy
I can whatever I want because I'm the king
in 1642, supporters of the king and supporters of parliament faced against each other in a civil war. Oliver Cromwell, who was the leader of the new model army, took over leadership of England after beheading King Charles and of parliaments non- supporters
This is your own fault Charles. you should've listened to parliament
Not the sword I'm too young to die
What are we going to do? Cromwells dead
Cromwell set up a military dictatorship. After Cromwells death in 1658, the army restored Englands monarchy.Charles II became king
Why don't we restore the Monarchy?
William was encouraged by a group of English nobles to invade and take over. King James II, Williams father in law, Flew to France when he found out that England did not support him.
Ive gotta get out of here!
William and Mary accepted the offer to rule in 1689.
Presenting the King and Queen
The Bill of rights laid the foundation for a constitutional monarchy. William and Mary ruled with parliament and destroyed the theory of Divine rights kings