What does James compare monarchy to? Why? history
Ans- After the death of Queen Elizabeth in 1603, King James became his successor. He was the first king of England and Scotland both. In Scotland he was named by King James VI and in England, he was named by King James I. He avoided civil war and invasion and he was the first monarch to rule two countries of United Kingdom. He wanted a unified country by uniting two kingdoms and wanted to call Great Britain. He was not so popular among people but his ruling decision was popular because of his political skill.
After dissolving the English parliament on February 8, 1622, King James was quoted by, the greatest thing on the earth is Monarchy, Kings are compared as gods because God has the power of giving life and taking life, Kings are accountable to gods only, so it is a crime if you will argue on kings working. This was quoted because he proposed marriage oh his son Charles with the princess of Spain Maria.