His birth and his boyhood. His Education.
His work as chief minister. His fall.
Cardinal Wolsey was born in 1-175. he was the son of a butcher also an Ipswich grazier. He was borught up at the college at Oxford, afterwards called cardinal's college. it is called today Christ Church. He served the King well and gave him presents as well as making himself Pope Bishop_ of Licoln and Archbishop of York. Now Henry wanted to marry Katherine of Aragon but it was against the law of the land to marry any relation like that because she was a widow who had once been Arther's wife. Arther was a brother to Henry. So Henry sent Wolsey to the pope to get his conscent and the pope agreed. But after some time Henry got tired of her and sent Wolsey again to get the Pope's permishion for Henry to divorce her. the Pope would not hear of it and when Henry heard, before Wolsey had come back he was very angry and he took away all Wolsey's power and everything that Wolsey posest.
But Wolsey became ill. Some soldiers heard King Henry say somthing about killing Wolsey and they went off and did so in 1530. Wolsey had been a great man in his time he had served the King and given him presents as well as any other man.
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By R.A.A., in the tenth year of his age and the fifth standard of a public elementary school.
The Angto-Ukrainian committee has published a booklet entitled: The Ukrainian Question and Ifs Importance to Great Britain. it consists of