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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 1 decade ago

The Edict of Nantes was intended to ?

The Edict of Nantes was intended to

A. diminish Catholicism in France.

B. raise funds for new wars.

C. create a separation of church and state.

D. Candide promote temporary religious and civil toleration.

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  • Rob Q
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    1 decade ago
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    The answer is D.

    Henry IV signed the Edict to put a stop to the absolutely bloody War of Religions between the Huguenots (Prodestants) and the Catholics.

  • 1 decade ago

    D. Candidate and promote temporary religious and civil toleration.

    It acknowledged Catholicism as the official religion of France, but it allowed Huguenots and other minorities the right to worship and enjoy all political privileges.

  • 4 years ago

    actually you are wrong, the edict of nantes was definitely not intended to be permanent because pluralism was not regarded as a virtue in the 17th century

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