scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 856
The Magna Carta St Francis Admonitions and Thomas Aquinas Summa Theologica are all-important works of the High Middle Ages These documents explain a great deal to the reader about civilization at that time This paper will first demonstrate why the Magna Carta Thomas Aquinas Summa Theologica and St Francis Admonitions are so important The paper will also summarize the qualities and characteristics of all three documentsThe Magna Carta was used to put the barons at ease with the king The Magna Carta was written in 1215 AD 167 At the time King John of England was having trouble with his unruly barons 167 On the surface it seems that King John was simply trying to give the people some freedoms From the document it can be said that the king had been unjustly taking from whom he ruled Neither we nor our Bailiffs of ours will take another mans wood for our castles or other uses unless by the consent of him whom the wood belongs169 Obviously that concession would not have been included had not the king or his men been taking wood without consent The Magna Carta however is not important for the exact rules or concessions written in it but for other reasons that lie under the surface The reasons are The law is even above the king and the king can be forcefully compelled to obey the law The most important part of the Magna Carta is the last concession Summarized it states that the free people and their kin have the stated rights and they have them forever No longer can the king take the rights stated in the Magna Carta from the people and no longer can the king be unaware of the lawSt Francis of Assisi work Admonitions is a virtual instruction manual on how to live a Christian life St Francis was born into a merchant family and was headed to a secular career He then experienced
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA