NT2573 : Covenanters Plaque, Grassmarket

near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

Covenanters Plaque, Grassmarket
Covenanters Plaque, Grassmarket
A modern plaque in the Grassmarket lists the known names of Covenanters executed in Edinburgh for their opposition to royal control of the Kirk. LinkExternal link

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"... we promise and swear that we shall to the utmost of our power, with our means and lives, stand to ... the defence and preservation of the foresaid true religion ... against all sorts of persons whatsoever; so that whatsoever shall be done to the least of us for that cause shall be taken as done to us all in general, and to every one of us in particular." -- National Covenant, 1638

NT2573 : Covenanters Memorial, Grassmarket
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