Let’s work on this problem and discuss what we believe it happened.
Write your answers in a sheet of paper
1: Give reasons why Henry II appointed Thomas Becket as (a) chancellor; (b) archbishop of Canterbury.
2: How did Becket’s behaviour change after he was appointed archbishop of Canterbury? Give some possible reasons for these changes.
3: Look at the sources. What is happening?
4: Why did Becket run away from England?
5: WHo killed Becket? Do you think Henry II regretted the death of Thomas Becket?
6: In your opinión, who was more powerful: The King or the Church? Give reasons.