Self-denying Ordinance

Self-denying Ordinance, a resolution of the Long Parliament passed in 1644, whereby the members bound themselves not to accept certain executive offices, particularly commands in the army.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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