Are members of the hierarchy often out of their depth? Thomas Cranmer was. A weak willed academic and career clergyman, he was bent to the will of the tyrant Henry VIII and was a quisling wormtongue. Belloc’s treatment of him is severe.
Episode 8 of my reading of an abridged version of Belloc’s classic book is now available here for Donor Subscribers. Premier Donor Subscribers and Podcast Donor Subscribers at a lower level may listen in advance without any sponsorship ads. Next week it will be available at BreadBox Media.
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