Critical Apparatus for this Page
None
Names and Places on this Page
Unavailable for this Edition
192 [192]

Archbishops of Cant. Archbishops of Cant.

ning, then to one. &c. And this alteration not onelye happened in the ciuil gouernment, but also followed in the state ecclesiastical. For as in the Britaines time the Metrapolitan see was in London: so in the Saxons tyme after the comming of Austen, it was remoued to Canterbury, the Cataloge and order of which Metropolitans, from the time of Austen to Egbertus, is thus, as is in the history of Malmesberiensis described.

[Back to Top]
¶ The names and order of the Archbishops of Canterbury, from Austen, to the tyme of kyng Ethelbert.

1.Augustinus.16.
2.Laurentius.5.
3.Mellitus.5.
4.Iustus.3.
5.Honorius.25.
6.Deus dedit.10.
7.Theodorus.22.

¶ Hetherto from Austen all the Archbishops of Canterbury were Italians and foreners.

8.Berctualdus
English.
37In his tyme the Monasterye
of S. Martin was builded in Do-
rodernia, by Witredus and hys
brother kynges of Kent.

9.Tacuinus.3
10.Nothelin95
11.Cuthbert9.17This Cutbert after hys death for-
bad al funeral exequies or lamenta-
cion for hym to be made. W. Malm. De
vitis. lib. 1.
12.Breguinus.3
13.Lanbrihtus or
Lambertus.
27By this Lanbrightus peraduētureit was that Lambehith toke his no
mination.
In his tyme kyng Offa translated
the metroplitan sea from Cant. to
Lichfield by the graunt of Pope A-
drian, being ouercome with aposto-
lical arguments, as sayth Flore. hist.
that is, with money.
14Ethelardus.13This Ethelardus by his epistles to
Pope Leo, obtayned the Metrapoli
tan see agayne to Cant.
15.Vlfredus.28
16.Fegeldus.
onethes.
3
17Celnochus.41

[Back to Top]

During the course of these. 17. Archbishops of Cant. in Rome passed in the meane time. 34. Popes, of whom partly heretofore we haue declared.

And thus much touching the time of the seuen kingdomes of the Saxons, rulyng together in Englande, from the raygne of Hengist, vnto Egbert, first kyng and monarch of the whole lande, after the expulsion of the Britaynes.

NOw remayneth (by the grace of Christ) in the next booke followyng, to prosecute the order of such kynges as principally raignyng alone, had this realme in their possession: from the tyme of Egbert kyng of Westsaxones to the commyng of William Conquerour the Normayne, comprehendyng therein the reste of the nexte. 300. yeares, wyth the actes and state of religion, as in that space was in the churche: wherein may appeare the declinyng tyme of the church, and of true religion, preparing the way to Antichrist, which not long after followed. For here is to bee noted, that duryng yet this meane tyme, Sathan (as is sayd) was bound vp from hys ragyng and furious violence, countyng from the tyme of Constantinus, to the nexte loosyng out of Sathan, which was foretold by the reuelation of S. Iohn aboue mentioned, to be a thousande yeares. Wherof by the order of the historye (Christe grauntyng) more shall bee sayde hereafter.

[Back to Top]

¶ The ende of the second booke.

Go To Modern Page No:  
Click on this link to switch between the Modern pagination for this edition and Foxe's original pagination when searching for a page number. Note that the pagination displayed in the transcription is the modern pagination with Foxe's original pagination in square brackets.
Find:
Type a keyword and then restrict it to a particular edition using the dropdown menu. You can search for single words or phrases. When searching for single words, the search engine automatically imposes a wildcard at the end of the keyword in order to retrieve both whole and part words. For example, a search for "queen" will retrieve "queen", "queene" and "queenes" etc.
in:  
Humanities Research Institute  *  HRI Online  *  Feedback
Version 2.0 © 2011 The University of Sheffield