Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.

Magna Charta

Magna Charta, the charter signed by John (q.v.) at Runnymede in 1215. It provided against the abuse of the royal prerogative, and may be regarded as the basis of the English constitution.

“For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self–discipline.”
2 Timothy 1:7