King James I, ruler after queen Elizabeth I, believed in the divine rights of kings. This belief caused tensions to rise with parliament.
I gotta get out of here!!
the tensions between James and the parliament eventually lead to a civil war between the cavaliers(blue) and the roundheads(red).
William and Mary of Orange will you be our king and queen?
yes, we will be your rulers.
After the civil war cromwell , of the cavaliers abolishes monarchy and makes himself a dictator.eventually he dies and the military restores the monarchy. James ll takes the crown.
Bill of rights
James ll, like his father, believed in the divine right of kings. this lead to more troubles with parliament. Parliament asks William of orange to take the thrown by force. James ll gets word of this and flees.
After the revolution which evicted James ll, William and Mary of Orange are asked by parliament to take the throne. They accept the offer.
After William and Mary take the throne, they and parliament make the English bill of rights.