Cambridge University Transactions During the Puritan Controversies of the 16th and 17th Centuries, Volume 2

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Contents

Lord Burghley to the University expressing his regret at
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sermon which he had preached before the clergy against
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Mr Alvey to Lord Burghley in exculpation of himself
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The vicechancellor to Lord Burghley informing
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The first appearance of Dr Barowe before the heads of houses
93
The mayor Mr Robert Wallis to Lord Burghley denying that
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Lord Burghley to the vicechancellor requiring certain reforms
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The vicechancellor to Lord Burghley
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Answer of the University to the charges and libel of the towns
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The mayors discontenthis refusal to take the oaths
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The vicechancellor to Lord Burghley requesting
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The answer to the said differences and grievances
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The heads to Lord Burghley stating that the townspeople were
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The heads to Lord Burghley requesting him to assist them
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Further charges against the mayor
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An answer to sundry points of complaint brought against
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The Earl of Cumberland to Lord Burghley informing him of
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A true report of the manner in which Richard Parish one of
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The Earl of Essex to the senate accepting the office of chancel
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The heads to the Queen with farther complaints against
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An abstract of some towncomplaints with the answer of
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An account of King Jamess reception at Hinchinbrook
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The Kings letter for the prohibition of idle games and plays
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be sent to him
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The bedells fee for attending the disputations of the masters
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Interpretation of a statute that bachelors of arts and those
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Grace of the Senate that every legal proceeding is to be termi
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Page 448 - And this Covenant we make in the presence of ALMIGHTY GOD, the Searcher of all hearts, with a true intention to perform the same, as we shall answer at that great day, when the secrets of all hearts shall be disclosed...
Page 544 - ... a Liberty to Tender Consciences and that no man shall be disquieted or called in question for differences of opinion in matters of religion which do not disturb the peace of the kingdom...
Page 444 - ... every one's private condition is included; and calling to mind the treacherous and bloody plots, conspiracies, attempts and practices of the enemies of God against the true religion and professors thereof in all places, especially in these three kingdoms, ever since the reformation of religion ; and how much their rage, power and presumption are of late, and at this time increased and exercised, whereof the deplorable...
Page 549 - I AB do declare that it is not lawful upon any pretence whatsoever to take arms against the king; and that I do abhor that traitorous position of taking arms by his authority against his person, or against those that are commissionated by him ; and that I will conform to the liturgy of the church of England, as it is now by law established.
Page 324 - Year of our Reign of England, France, and Ireland, and of Scotland the nine and thirtieth.
Page 445 - That we shall, in like manner, without respect of persons, endeavour the extirpation of popery, prelacy — that is, church government by archbishops, bishops, their chancellors and commissaries, deans, deans and chapters, archdeacons, and all other ecclesiastical officers depending on that hierarchy...
Page 445 - Scotland, in doctrine, worship, discipline and government, against our common enemies ; the reformation of religion in the kingdoms of England and Ireland, in doctrine, worship, discipline and government, according to the Word of God. and the example of the best reformed Churches...
Page 447 - God, the good of the kingdoms, and the honour of the king; but shall all the days of our lives zealously and constantly continue therein against all opposition, and promote the same according to our power, against all lets and impediments whatsoever ; and what we are not able ourselves to suppress or overcome, we shall reveal and make known, that it may be timely prevented or removed : all which we shall do as in the sight of God.
Page 552 - ... that no person shall be, or be received as a lecturer, or permitted, suffered, or allowed to preach as a lecturer, or to preach or read any sermon, or lecture in any church, chapel, or other place of public worship, within this realm of England, or the dominion of Wales, and town of Berwickupon-Tweed, unless he be first approved, and thereunto licensed by the archbishop of the province, or bishop of the diocese...
Page 14 - This Book of Articles before rehearsed is again approved, and allowed to be holden and executed within the realm, by the assent and consent of our Sovereign Lady Elizabeth, by the Grace of God, of England, France, and Ireland, Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c.

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