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1. Preface to Rubric 2. The Rubric 3. Mary's First Moves 4. The Inhibition5. Bourne's Sermon 6. The True Report7. The Precept to Bonner 8. Anno 15549. From 'The Communication' to 'A Monition' 10. Bonner's Monition11. Mary's Articles for Bonner 12. The Articles 13. From Mary's Proclamation to the 'Stile'14. From the 'Stile' to the 'Communication' 15. The 'Communication' 16. How Thomas Cranmer ... 17. Cranmer18. Ridley 19. Latimer20. Harpsfield's Forme 21. 1563's Disputational Digest22. Political Events up to Suffolk's Death 23. Between Mantell and the Preacher's Declaration 24. The Declaration of Bradford et al 25. May 19 to August 1 26. August 1 - September 3 27. From Bonner's Mandate to Pole's Oration 28. Winchester's Sermon to Bonner's Visitation 29. Pole's Oration 30. From the Supplication to Gardiner's Sermon 31. From Gardiner's Sermon to 1555 32. From the Arrest of Rose to Hooper's Letter 33. Hooper's Answer and Letter 34. To the End of Book X 35. The Martyrdom of Rogers 36. The Martyrdom of Saunders 37. Saunders' Letters 38. Hooper's Martyrdom 39. Hooper's Letters 40. Rowland Taylor's Martyrdom 41. Becket's Image and other events 42. Miles Coverdale and the Denmark Letters 43. Bonner and Reconciliation 44. Robert Farrar's Martyrdom 45. The Martyrdom of Thomas Tomkins 46. The Martyrdom of Rawlins/Rowland White47. The Martyrdom of Higbed and Causton 48. The Martyrdom of William Hunter 49. The Martyrdom of Pigot, Knight and Laurence 50. Judge Hales 51. The Providential Death of the Parson of Arundel 52. The Martyrdom of John Awcocke 53. The Martyrdom of George Marsh 54. The Letters of George Marsh 55. The Martyrdom of William Flower 56. Mary's False Pregnancy57. The Martyrdom of Cardmaker and Warne 58. John Tooly 59. The Examination of Robert Bromley [nb This is part of the Tooly affair]60. Censorship Proclamation 61. The Martyrdom of Thomas Haukes 62. Letters of Haukes 63. The Martyrdom of Thomas Watts 64. Martyrdom of Osmund, Bamford, Osborne and Chamberlain65. The Martyrdom of Ardley and Simpson 66. The Martyrdom of John Bradford 67. Bradford's Letters 68. William Minge 69. The Martyrdom of John Bland 70. The Martyrdom of Frankesh, Middleton and Sheterden 71. Sheterden's Letters 72. Martyrdom of Carver and Launder 73. Martyrdom of Thomas Iveson 74. John Aleworth 75. Martyrdom of James Abbes 76. Martyrdom of Denley, Newman and Pacingham 77. Examinations of Hall, Wade and Polley 78. Richard Hooke 79. Martyrdom of William Coker, et al 80. Martyrdom of George Tankerfield, et al 81. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Smith 82. Martyrdom of Harwood and Fust 83. Martyrdom of William Haile 84. Examination of John Newman 85. Martyrdom of Robert Samuel 86. George King, Thomas Leyes and John Wade 87. William Andrew 88. William Allen 89. Martyrdom of Thomas Cobb 90. Martyrdom of Roger Coo 91. Martyrdom of Catmer, Streater, Burwood, Brodbridge, Tutty 92. Martyrdom of Hayward and Goreway 93. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Glover 94. John and William Glover 95. Cornelius Bungey 96. Martyrdom of Wolsey and Pigot 97. Life and Character of Nicholas Ridley 98. Ridley and Latimer's Conference 99. Ridley's Letters 100. Life of Hugh Latimer 101. Latimer's Letters 102. Ridley and Latimer Re-examined and Executed103. More Letters of Ridley 104. Life and Death of Stephen Gardiner 105. Martyrdom of Webb, Roper and Park 106. William Wiseman 107. Examinations and Martyrdom of John Philpot 108. John Went 109. Isobel Foster 110. Joan Lashford 111. Five Canterbury Martyrs 112. Life and Martyrdom of Cranmer 113. Letters of Cranmer 114. Martyrdom of Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfield 115. Persecution in Salisbury Maundrell, Coberly and Spicer 116. William Tyms, et al 117. The Norfolk Supplication 118. Letters of Tyms 119. John Hullier's Execution120. John Hullier 121. Christopher Lister and five other martyrs 122. Hugh Lauerocke and John Apprice 123. Katherine Hut, Elizabeth Thacknell, et al 124. Martyrdom of John Harpole and Joan Beach 125. Thomas Drury and Thomas Croker 126. Thomas Spicer, John Deny and Edmund Poole 127. Thomas Rede128. Persecution of Winson and Mendlesam 129. William Slech 130. Avington Read, et al 131. Wood and Miles 132. Adherall and Clement 133. A Merchant's Servant Executed at Leicester 134. Thirteen Burnt at Stratford-le-Bow135. Persecution in Lichfield 136. Hunt, Norrice, Parret 137. Martyrdom of Bernard, Lawson and Foster 138. John Careless 139. Letters of John Careless 140. Martyrdom of Julius Palmer 141. Guernsey Martyrdoms 142. Dungate, Foreman and Tree 143. Martyrdom of Joan Waste 144. Three Men of Bristol145. Martyrdom of Edward Sharpe 146. Four Burnt at Mayfield at Sussex 147. John Horne and a woman 148. Northampton Shoemaker 149. Prisoners Starved at Canterbury 150. More Persecution at Lichfield 151. Exhumations of Bucer and Phagius along with Peter Martyr's Wife152. Pole's Visitation Articles for Kent153. Ten Martyrs Burnt at Canterbury154. The 'Bloody Commission'155. Twenty-two Prisoners from Colchester156. Five Burnt at Smithfield157. Stephen Gratwick and others158. Edmund Allen and other martyrs159. Edmund Allen160. Alice Benden and other martyrs161. Richard Woodman and nine other martyrs162. Ambrose163. The Martyrdom of Simon Miller and Elizabeth Cooper164. Rose Allin and nine other Colchester Martyrs165. John Thurston166. Thomas More167. George Eagles168. Richard Crashfield169. Fryer and George Eagles' sister170. John Kurde171. Cicelye Ormes172. Joyce Lewes173. Rafe Allerton and others174. Agnes Bongeor and Margaret Thurston175. Persecution at Lichfield176. Persecution at Chichester177. Thomas Spurdance178. Hallingdale, Sparrow and Gibson179. John Rough and Margaret Mearing180. Cuthbert Simson181. William Nicholl182. Seaman, Carman and Hudson183. Three at Colchester184. A Royal Proclamation185. Roger Holland and other Islington martyrs186. Richard Yeoman187. John Alcocke188. Alcocke's Epistles189. Thomas Benbridge190. Stephen Cotton and other martyrs191. Alexander Gouch and Alice Driver192. Three at Bury193. The Final Five Martyrs194. William Living195. The King's Brief196. William Browne197. Some Persecuted at Suffolk198. Elizabeth Lawson199. Edward Grew200. The Persecuted of Norfolk201. The Persecuted of Essex202. Thomas Bryce203. The Persecuted in Kent204. The Persecuted in Coventry and the Exiles205. Thomas Parkinson206. The Scourged: Introduction207. Richard Wilmot and Thomas Fairfax208. Thomas Greene209. Bartlett Greene and Cotton210. Steven Cotton's Letter211. Scourging of John Milles212. Scourging of Thomas Hinshaw213. Robert Williams214. Bonner's Beating of Boys215. A Beggar of Salisbury216. John Fetty217. James Harris218. Providences: Introduction219. The Miraculously Preserved220. Christenmas and Wattes221. Simon Grinaeus222. John Glover223. Dabney224. Alexander Wimshurst225. Bosom's wife226. The Delivery of Moyse227. Lady Knevet228. Crosman's wife229. Congregation at Stoke in Suffolk230. Congregation of London231. Robert Cole232. Englishmen at Calais233. John Hunt and Richard White234. Punishments of Persecutors235. Tome 6 Life and Preservation of the Lady Elizabeth236. The Westminster Conference237. Nicholas Burton238. Another Martyrdom in Spain239. Baker and Burgate240. Burges and Hoker241. Justice Nine-Holes242. Back to the Appendix notes243. A Poor Woman of Exeter244. Those Burnt at Bristol: extra material245. Priest's Wife of Exeter246. Gertrude Crockhey
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be many aliue that can do it much better whē I am dead. Pharao had his plages: & his moste florishing lande was by his counterfaite mercy, which was in dede right crueltie and abhominable tyrāny, vtterly destroyed. And thinke ye that this bloudy bucherly byshop of Wynchester & his most bloudy brethren shal escape? or that England shall for their offences, & specially for the maintenaunce of their idolatrie, & wilfull following of them not abyde a great brunt? yes vndoubtedly. If God loke not mercifully vpon Englande, 

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These two paragraphs are the only portions of Rogers's two points which are printed in the 1570 and 1576 editions. These paragraphs are printed twice in the 1583 edition because Foxe simply reinserted the text of the two points, from the 1563 edition, into the version of Roger's martyrdom printed in the 1570 and 1576 editions. When he did this, he neglected to remove the redundant paragraphs which had formed an abstract of the points in the second and third editions, from the 1583edition.

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the seedes of vtter destruction are sowen in it already, by these hypocriticall tyrauntes, and Antichristian prelates Popish Papists, and double traytours to their naturall countrey. And yet they speake of mercy, of blessing of the catholike church, of vnitie of power and strengthening of þe Realm. This double dissimulation wil shewe it self one day when the plage cometh, which wil vndoubtedly light vpon these crowneshorne capteines, & that shortly, whatsoeuer the godly & the poore realme suffer in þe meane while by gods good sufferaunce and will.

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Spite of Nabucodonosors beard, and maugre his hart, the captiue, thrall and miserable Iewes must come home again, and haue their citie and temple builded vp again by Zorobabell, Esdras, & Nehemias &c. And the whole kyngdom of Babilon must go to ruine and be taken in of straungers, the Persians & the Medes So shall the disperpled Englishe flock of Christe be brought againe into their former estate, or to a better I trust in the lord God, thā it was in innocent king Edwardes dayes, and our bloudy Babylonical bishops, & the whole crownshoren cōpany brought to vtter shame, rebuke, ruine decaye, and destruction: for God can not, and vndoubtedly wil not suffer for euer their abhominable lying false doctrine, their hypocrisie, bloudthriste, whordome, idlenes, their pestilent life pampored in all kynde of pleasure, their thrasonicall boasting, pryde, their maliciouse, enuiouse, and poysoned stomakes, which they beare towardes his poore and myserable Christiās. Peter truly warneth that if iudgement beginneth at the house of God, what shalbe the end of them that beleue not the Gospell? If the righteous shal scant be saued, where shall the vngodly and sinfull appeare? Some shall haue their punishment here in this world and in the world to come, & they that do escape in this world, shall not escape euerlasting damnatiō. This shalbe your sauce, O ye wicked Papistes, make ye mery here as long as ye may.

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After that Iohn Rogers as ye haue heard, had been long and straightly imprisoned, lodged in Newgate amonges theues, often examined, and very vncharitably intreated, and at the lengthe vniustly, and most cruelly by wyc-

ked Winchester condemned, the fourth of February, in the yeare of our Lord. 1554. beinge monday in the morning, he was warned sodēly by the wyfe of Newgate, to prepare himself to the fire: who then being found a slepe, scarce with much shoggīg could be awaked. At lēgth being raysed and awaked, & bid to make haste, thē saith he, if it be so I nede not tie my points: and so was had down, first to Bonner to be disgraded. That don, he craued of Boner but one petition: Boner asking what that should be. Nothing saith he, but þt he might talke a fewe wordes with his wyfe, before his burninge. What, that could not be obteined of him. Thē saith he, you declare your charitie, what it is: and so he was brought into Smithfield by maister Chester, and master Wodrofe, then Shriefes of London, there to be burnt, where he shewed moste constant paciencie, not vsing many wordes: for he could not be permitted, but only exhorting the people constantly to remayne in that faith and true doctrine which he before had taught, and they had learned, and for the confirmation wherof, he was not only contēte patiently to suffer, and beare all suche bitternes and crueltie, as had been shewed him, but also most gladly to resigne vp his life, and to geue his flesh to the consumyng fyre for the testimonie of the same.

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After these few wordes, the 

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fyre was put vnto hym, and when it had taken holde bothe vpon his legges and shoulders, he as one feling no smart, washed his handes in the flame, as though it had beene in colde water. And after lyftynge vp his handes vnto heauen, not remouing the same, vntyll suche tyme as the deuouring fyre had consumed them, most myldlye this happy Martyr yelded vp his spirite into the handes of his heauenly father.

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This Rogers was first cōmitted to pryson, An. 1553. the moneth of August, and there cōtinued a xii. moneth and a halfe: In pryson he was mery, and earnest in al he went about, he wrote much. His examinations he penned him self. To the prisoners liberal, for whom he had thus deuised, that he with his fellowes should haue but one meale a day, thei paying notwith stāding for the charges of the whole: the other meale should be geuen to them that lacked, on the other side of the prison. But Alexāder their keper, a strayte man, and a right Alexander a copersmith in dede, of whose doings, more shal be sayd (God willing) hereafter woulde in no case suffer that. The Sōday before he suffered, being at supper, he dronke to maister Hoper, (being then vnderneth him) & bad thē cōmend him vnto him, & tel him, there was neuer litle fellowe better would sticke to a man, than he would stick to him, presupposing they shoulde both be burned together, although that happened otherwyse. for Rogers was burnt alone.

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