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League and Covenant, Solemn.

Agreement drawn up 1643 in Edinburgh, Scot., bet. the Eng. Parliament and the Scots. Pledged subscribers to maintenance of Ref. Ch. of Scot., to Reformation in Eng. and Ireland, to common endeavor toward uniformity of discipline and doctrine, to loyalty to Parliament and crown, and to extirpation of popery and prelacy. Renewed in Scot. 1648. Signed 1650 and 1651 by Charles II (“Merry Monarch”; 1630–85; king of Eng., Ireland, and Scot.). See also Covenanters; Presbyterian Confessions, 1, 3.

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