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Churchmen, sometimes preach their own follies, not the Gospel, i. i 255. Time-servers, covetous, &c. 256. Their deficiency in : the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew learning, 257. Their weak

ness, in calling on the civil magiflrate to assist them, iii. 334. By whom to be inaintained, 369. Lived at first upon the be

nevolence of their hearers, 381. Cicero, an enemy to tyranny, ii. 139. Approves the killing of

Cæsar, iii. 231. 253. Affirms that all power proceeds from the people, 268. Cingetorix, a petty king in Britain, asfaults the Roman camp, iv.

37. Is taken prisoner by Cæsar, ibid. Claudius, the emperor, is persuaded by Bericus, though a Briton, to

invade this ifland, iv. 41. Sends Aulus Plautius hither with an army, ibid. He comes over himself and joins with Plautius, 43. Defeats the Britons in a set battle, and takes Camalodunum, ibid. Returns to Rome, leaving Plautius behind, ibid. He has

exceffive honours decreed him by the senate, ibid. Clemens Alexandrinus, no authority for bilhops being above presby

ters, to be found in his works, i. 73, His counsel to the pres

byters of Corinth, 108. Clergy, should be patterns of temperance, and teach us to contemn

the world, i. 147. Advised not to gape after preferments, 1934

Their condition in England, vi. 421. Clergy, British, their bad character by Gildas, iv. 112. Cliguellius, an ancient British king, iv. 23. Clodius_Albinus succeeds Pertinax in the government of Britain for

the Romans, iv. 65. Is vanquished and llain in a battle against

Septimus Severus, 66. Cloten, reigned king of Cornwall, iv. 17, Clatenus, an ancient British king, iv., 22. Cloud, one sometimes fiery, sometimes bloody, feen over all Eng

land, iv, 206. Coillus, an ancient British king, iv, 22. Coilus, the son of Marius, leaves the kingdom to Lucius, iv. 64. Colaterion, a defence of the doctrine and discipline of divorce, lo

called, ii. 240. Comail, and two other British kings, hain by Beaulin, and his son

Cuthwin, iv, 115. Comet, one seen in August 6.78, in manner of a fiery pillar, iv. 141,

Two appear about the fun, 146. Portending famine, and the troubled state of the whole realm, 204. Or blazing star, seen to.

stream terribly over England, and other parts of the world, 251. Comius of Arras, sent by Cæfar to make a party among the Britons,

iv. 28. Commodus, sain by his own officers, declared an enemy to his coun

try, iii. 233 Commons, with the king, make a good parliament, iii. 267. 277. Their grant to K. Richard 11, and K. Henry IV, 283,


Commonwealth, of England, more equally balanced than any other civil

government, i. 47. Means proposed to heal the ruptures in it, iii. 393. A free Commonwealth delineated, 398. Reafons for establishing one, 401, &c. Comes nearest to the government recommended by Christ, 408. Preferable to mo

narchy,-438. Conanus, Aurelius, an ancient British king, iv. 114. Condidan, a British king, vanquished and flain, iv. 115. Conscience, not to be forced in religious matters, iii. 319, &c. Conftans, the emperor put to death by the christian soldiers, iji.

204. Of a monk made emperor, iv. 78. Reduces Spain, ibid. Displacing Gerontius, is opposed by him, and flain, ibid. Constantine, makes war upon Licinius, and why, iji. 203. Constantine, the son of Constantius Chlorus, faluted emperor after

his father's death, iv. 72. His mother said to be Helena the daughter of Coilus a British prince, ibid. His eldest son enjoys this island, 73. A common soldier of the faine name faluted emperor, 77. By the valour of Edebecus and Gerontius, he gains in France as far as Arles, 78. By the conduct of his fon Constans, and of Gerontius, he reduces all Spain, ibid. Gerontius displaced by him, calls in the Vandals against him, ibid. Besieged by Conftantius Comes, he turns priest, is afterwards

carried into Italy, and put to death, 79. Constantine, the fun of Cador, sharply inveighed against by Gildas,

iv. 113. He is said to have murdered two young princes of the

blood royal, ibid. Conftantine, king of Scotland, joining with the Danes and Irish under Anlaf, is overthrown by Athelstan, iv. 191,

192. Conftantius Chlorus fent against Carausius, iv. 70. Defeats Aleetus,

who is slain in the battle, 71. Is acknowledged by the Britons as their deliverer, ibid. Divides the empire with Galerius, 77.

Dies at York, ibid. Constantius, the son of Constantine, overcomes Magnentius, who

contended with him for the fole empire, iv. 73. Gonfubftantiation, not a mortal errour, iv. 262. Contention, in ministers of the Gospel, scarce allowable even for their

own rights, iii. 350, Copulation; no longer to bę esteemed matrimonial, than it is an effect

of love, ii. 140. : Cordeilla's sincere answer to her father, begets his displeasure, iv, 14.

She is married to Aganippus, a king in Gaul, 15. She receives her father, rejected by his other daughters, with most dutiful affection, 16. Restores him to his crown, and reigns, after him, ibid Vanquished, deposed, and imprisoned by her two sister's

sons, ibid. Corineus, a Trojan commander, joins forces with Brutus, iv, 10.

, . Slays Imbertus, ibid. Arrives with Brutus in this island. ibid.


Cornwal from him denominated falls to his lot, ibid. Overcome

the giant Goemagog, 11. Corinthians, governed by presbyters, i. 101. Schism ainong them

not remedied by epifcopacy, ibid. Coronation-Oath, some words said to be struck out of it, iii. 310. Covenant, what it enjoined, ii. 375. Council, General, what their power and employment, iii. 412.

Should be perpetual, 413. Instances of the perpetuity of such a

council among other states, 414. Council, Saxon, of little authority, ii. 252. Council of nobles and prelates at Caln in Wiltshire, killed and

maimed by the falling in of the room, where they sate, iv. 294. Council of State, their reply to the Danish ambassadors, &c. iv. 351.

353 Councils and Fathers, an intangled wood, which papists love to fight

in, iv. 259. Courland, duke of, Oliver's letter to him, iv. 428. Craig, John, his opinion of kings, ii. 291, 292. Cranmer, and the other bishops concur in setting aside the princesses

Mary and Elizabeth, i. 7. Crida, the first of the Mercian kingdom, iv. 115. Criminal, more just to try one by a court of justice, than to butcher

him without trial, iii. 121, 122. Crowns, a clerical debate about the right shaving them, iv. 139. Cromwell, his actions compared with those of the earl of Ormond,

ii. 367. Envied for his success in Ireland, 243. His itate let

ters, iv. 371. vi. 1. His character, 432. Cuichelm, the West-Saxon, fends Eumerus to assassinate king

Edwin, iv. 128. Is baptized in Dorchester, but dies the same

year, 134 Cullen, council there, voted tithes to be God's rent, iii. 365. Cunedagius, the son of Regan, deposeth his aunt Cordeilla, iv. 16.

Shares the kingdom with his cousin Marganus, is invaded by him,

meets him and overcomes him, ibid. Cuneglas, a British king, reigns one of five a little before the Saxons

were settled, iv. 114. Cunobeline, fee Kymbeline. Cutha, helps his father Keaulin against Ethelbert, iv. 111. Cuthred, king of the West-Saxons, joins with Ethelbald the Mercian

and gains a victory over the Welsh, iv. 149. He has a fierce battle with Ethelbald the Mercian, which he not long survives,

150. Aking of Kent of the same name, 159. Cuthulf, the brother of Keaulin, vanquishes the Britains at Bedan

ford, and takes several towns, iv. 115. Cuthwin, fee Keaulin. Cyprian, unwilling to act without the affent of his affistant laics, i. 136. Episcopacy in his time, different from what it has been finse, 161


DAN AUS, the story of him and his fifty daughters, iii. 226.
Danes, first appear in the weit, iv. 154. They lay the king's ga-

therer of customs, ibid. Landing at Lindisfarne in Yorkshire,
they pillage that monastery, 155. Attempting to spoil another
monastery, they are cut off by the English, 156. Waste and
destroy Northumberland, 161. They waste Shepey in Kent,
and engage with Ecbert, near the river Carr, 164. Are put
to flight by Ecbert, 165. Their various success in the reign of
Ethelwolf, ibid, &c. Many great battles between them and the
English in the reign of Ethelred, 171. Their whole army being
defeated, they are brought to terms by king Alfred, 177. In
the same king's reign, several vast fleets of Danes arrive with
fresh supplies, 177--181. Many thousands destroyed at Col-
cheiter, and in their retreat from Maldon, 187. A vast

of them overthrown by king Athelstan, 192. Massacred by the
English in all parts of the land in the reign of king Ethel-

red, 210.
Danish ambassadors, answers to them from the council of state, iv.

351. 353:
Danius, reckoned emong the ancient British kings, iv. 20.
Dantzick, complained of, for imposing a tribute on the English

merchants, for relief of the king of Scots, iv. 337. Oliver's

letter to the consuls and fenators of that republic, 429.
David, his exclamation in the gift Psalm explained, ii. 280. Ab-

folved by God himself from the guilt of his fin, iii. 152. His
conduct towards Saul, accounted for, 191. Compared with

king Charles, 198.
Dedication, Remarks on one to our Saviour, i. 214.
Dee, John, the mathematician, invited to Moscow, iv. 310.
Defence of the people of England against Salmasius, jii. 103. In
the original Latin, v. 37.

37. Second, against an anonymous
writer, vi. 361. In the original Latin, v. 197. Of the author

against Alexander More, in Latin, 269.
Deira, kingdom of, in Northumberland, set up by Alla, the West.

Saxon, iv. 110. 115.
Demetrius Evanowich, emperor of Russia, an impostor, dragged out

of his bed, and pulled to pieces, iv. 295.
Denmark, king of, see Frederick III.
Deodate, Charles, letters to, i. vi. viii. xvi.
Deruvianus, see Faganus.
Digresion, concerning the affairs of church and state, ; in 1631,
iv. 81,

Dinothus, abbot of Bangor, his speech to bifhop Austin, iv. 12,4.
Dioclefian, a king of Syria, and his fifty daughters, said to have been

driven upon this isand, iv. 4.
Dioclefian, the emperor, persecutes his chrisian subjęêts, iv. 724


ii. 204•


Diodorus, his account how the Ethiopians punish criminals; iïi. 224.

-of the succession to kingdoms, 256.
Diogenes, his delineation of a king, iii

. 224.
Dionyfius, Alexandrinus, commanded in a vision to read


whatever, i. 297.
Dis, the firft peopler of this island, as some fabulously affirm, the

same with Samothes, iv. 3.
Disciples, of Christ, their saying relating to marriage, explained,
Discipline, in the chureh, necessary to remove disorder, i. 80. Its

definitive decrees to be speedy, but the execution of rigour flow,

Dispensation, what it is, ïi. 15.
Divines, Advice to them not to be disturbers of civil affairs, iii

Divorce, arguments for it, ádeiressed to the parliament and assem-

bly, i. 332, &c. Indisposition, unfitness, or contrariety of
mind, a better reason for it than natural frigidity, 347. Reasons
for it, 349, 353, 356, 357, 359, 369, 371, 372, 373. An ido-
Jatrous heretic to be divorced, when no hope of conversion, 361.
To prohibit divorce sought for natural causes, is against nature,
369. Christ neither did nor could abrogate the law of divorce,
ii. 1. Permitted for hardnefs of heart, not to be understood by
the common exposition, 4. How Moses allowed of it, 20.
The law of divorce not the premises of a succeeding law, 27. A
law of moral equity, 30. Not permitted, from the custom of

Egypt, 31. Moses gave not this law unwillingly, ibid. Not
s. given for wives only, 36. Christ's sentence concerning it, how

to be expounded, 40. To be tried by conscience, 53. Not to
be restrained by law, 58. Will occafion few inconveniences,
ibid. No iplet to licence and confusion, 150. The prohibition
of it avails to no good end, 160. Either never established or
never abolithed, 170. Lawful to christians for many causes
equal to adultery, 230. Maintained by Wiclef, Luther, and
Melanethon, ibid. 231. By Erasmus, Bucer, and Fagius, 232.
By Peter Martyr, Beza, and others, 233-236. What the an-
cient churches thought of divorce, 84. St. Paul's words con-
cerning it, explained, 89. Commanded to certain men, 90.
Being permitted to God's ancient people, it belongs also to Chris-
tians, ibid. Allowed by Christ for other causes beside Adul-
tery, 95. For what cause permitted by the civil law, 96.
Allowed by christian emperors, in case of mutual consent, 102.
Why permitted to the Jews, 251. Why Milton wrote on the

subject, vi. 405.
Do&trine and Discipline of Divorce, i. 332. Judgment of Martin
. Bucer, concerning, ii. 64. : Defence of that tract, 240, 8G.

Arguments againit it refuted, 246, &c.
Domitian, the killing of him commended by Pliny, ü, 231.


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