Declares that the English church shall be free and shall enjoy freedom of election.
In The Idea of God as affected by Modern Knowledge (1885) Fiske discusses the theistic problem, and declares that the mind of man, as developed, becomes an illuminating indication of the mind of God, which as a great immanent cause includes and controls both physical and moral forces.
Declares that money borrowed from the Jews shall not bear interest during a minority.
Declares that those who owe military service for their lands shall not be called upon to perform more than the due amount of such service.
It declares that henceforward scutages shall be taken according to the precedents of Henry II.'s reign.