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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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at the gredy and vnsaciable tirāny of the most cruell papistes, and rather bloudy horsleches 

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Note that in the 1570 edition, this passage was toned down considerably; in the 1563 edition, Foxe denounced Bonner and his clerics as 'most cruel papists' and 'horseleeches'.

I meane Boner and his complices, with whom there is no fauour, or mercy, no not to the impotent, old, and blind,as it manifestly appeareth in the cruell handeling of these pore and simple men, touching the worlde, yet rich and wise in God. Who beyng belyke accused by some promoting neighbour of theyrs, vnto the byshoppe and other of the kinge & quenes commissioners, were sent for by theyr officer: and so brought and deliuered into the hands of the sayd Byshop, were the first day of May examined before him in hys palace at Londō. Where he first propounded and obiected against them those. ix. articles, whereof often mencion is made before, ministred aswel vnto Bartelet Grene, as also vnto many others To the which they answered in effect as Christofer Lyster, Iohn Mace, & other before mencioned had done. Where vpon they were againe sent to prison, and beside other times, the. ix. day of the same moneth, in the consistory at Paules were againe openly producted, and there after the olde order traueled with al to recante their opinions against the sacramēt of the aulter. Wherunto Hughe Lauerocke sayd, MarginaliaThe woordes of H. Lauerocke to Boner.I wyl stand to mine answers, & to that that I haue confessed, and I cannot finde in the scriptures, that the priestes shoulde lyfte vp ouer their hed a cake of bread. The bishop thē turned hym vnto Ihō Aprice & asked what he would saye, to whom hee answered. MarginaliaThe wordes of Ihō Apprice to the byshop,Your doctrine that ye set fourth and teach,is so agreable with the world, & imbraced of the world that it cannot be agreable with the scripture of God. And ye are not of þe catholike church. For ye make lawes to kil men, and make the quene your hangman. At which woordes, the Byshop was belike somwhat tickeled, & there fore very loth to delaye their condempnation any lenger (suche was nowe his hot burning charity) he commaunded that they should bee brought after him vnto Fulham, whither hee before dinner did go. And there in the after noone after his solemne maner, in the open Church did pronounce the definitiue sentēce of condempnation against them, and so deliuering them into the hands of the temporall officer made an ende of this his tiranicall dealing. Although for no greate time, as manyfestly appeareth hereafter. The poore men beinge nowe in the temporall officers handes, myght not there be suffered long to remaine and therfore the. xv. day of May, very early in the morning they were caried from Newgate in a carte, to Stratford at Bowe, 
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This was the first, but not the last, time that Stratford-le-Bow would be used as a site for the execution of the Marian martyrs. The fact that the authorities went to the trouble of transporting the condemned protestants so far out of the city is an indication of the unrest the executions were causing in London.

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and moste quietly in the fyre, praysing God, yealded vp their soules in to his handes, by Iesus Christ, whom vnto the ende thei did most constantly confesse. At their death Hughe Lauerocke con

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forting Iohn Apprice his fellow Martire, said vnto him: be of good comforte my brother: for my Lord of London is our good phisition. He will heale vs both shortly, thee of thy blindnes, and me of my lamenes, and so paciently suffered.

Thre women the same tyme burned in Smithfeld, Katherin Hutte, Elizabeth Thakuel, and Ione Hornes. 
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Katherine Hut, Elizabeth Thackwell et al

This entire account first appears in the 1563 edition. In fact, the 1563 account contains information which was never reprinted. (This seems to have happened accidentally; the account of Margaret Ellis was separate from the accounts of Thackvel and Horns in the first edition. When these accounts were integrated in the 1570 edition, some of the information about Margaret Ellis was deleted, apparently inadvertently). This account is based entirely on Bishop Bonner's official records.

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MarginaliaKath. Hut, Elizabeth Thakuell, Ione Hornes. MarginaliaMay. 16.IN the number of these two, that is, of Hughe Laucerocke & Ihon Apprice aboue mencioned were also foure women, of whom the one, which is Margarete Ellys died in prison, as is before specified. The other three were burned by the vnmerciful cruelty of the sayd byshop in Smithfield. The names of whom were MarginaliaMartyrs.

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Katherrne Hutte, Wydow.
Elizabeth Thacuell.
Ione Hornes.

Boner hauing these also in examination with thother afore mentioned, layd and obiected the lyke articles to them, the same which afcer his vsual forme he ministred before 

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By now, the articles put to suspected heretics in the diocese of London followed a set formula. These articles put to Thackvel and Horns are identical to those put to Christopher Lister and his fellow martyrs.

to Bartlet Grene and others. pag. 1451. Where unto they lykewyse agreing in the same vnity of spirit & doctrine, accorded in theire answers much agreing vnto the same.

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Marginalia1.As first, to tharticle in the first place obiected they consent and graunt, beleauinge the sayd article to be true in euery parte therof.

Marginalia2.To the second partly they answered, they cannot tell what a sacrament is. MarginaliaThe simple ignorāce of these women hadde more neede to bee instructed, then burned.Elizabeth Thackeuell and Katherine Hutte addinge moreouer, that matrimony, and baptisme, & the Lords supper were sacramentes ordeined in the church: but whether the other specified in this article be sacraments, as they heard them called, ordeined by God or not, they cannot tell.

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Marginalia3.To the third likewise the graunte, that they were baptised by their Godfathers and Godmothers, which godfathers and godmothers (saithe Margaret Ellys) didde not then know so muche as she now dothe know. Katherin Hutte adding with all, and saieng that she was baptised: but what her godfather and godmothers did then promise for her in her name, she cannot tell.

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Marginalia4.To the fourth article, Margaret Ellys, and Elizabeth Thacuell do graunt therunto Katerin Hutte sayeth moreouer that she being of the age of. xiiii. yeares, was of the fayth wherein shee was christened, and yet neuer theles the said faith in that age, she sayth, was but a dead fayth, because she did not thē vnderstand what she did beleue. Ione hornes addeth that she beinge a. xi. yeares of age beganne to

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