What is ADVERTISEMENTS OF QUEEN ELIZABETH? Definition of ADVERTISEMENTS OF QUEEN ELIZABETH in Black's Law Dictionary
Certain articles or ordinances drawn up by Arch- bishop Parker and some of the bishops in 1564, at the request of Queen Elizabeth, the object of which was to enforce decency and uniformity in the ritual of the church. The queen subsequently refused to give her official sanction to these ad- vertisements, and left them to be enforced by the bishops under their general powers. Phillim.Ecc. Law, 910; 2 Prob.Div. 276; 354.