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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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Actes and Monumentes of the church.

prelates so busye to attache them? so inquisitiue to intrap them? so hasty to condemne thē so insulting and insolent vpon them, beeyng condemned, as Boner was to Tankerfield & to a Ierkinmaker, bidding one of them, now go make pies, the other to make Ierkins, whē he had condemned them? Cōtrary if the Pope with his papistes do (as they do in dede) and

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mean nothing els thē to make hauoke of gods people, when then would they haue the world beleue as though they wrought al with clemēcy, and pyty, desyring the superiour powers to remit the rigor and sharpenes of their sword, when in very dede, they them selues thrust thē violently vpon the sword, for them to chop of theyr neckes.

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Breue regium directum pro hæreticis comburendis.

MarginaliaThe copye of þe kinges breefe De comburendis.PHilippus & Maria, dei gratia Rex et Regina Angliæ, Hispaniarum, Franciæ, vtriusq̀ Ciciliæ, Hierusalem & Hiberniæ, fidei defensores, Archiduces Austriæ, duces Burgundiæ, Mediolani & Brabantiæ, comites Haspurgi, Flandriæ et Tirolis, vicecomiti M. Salutem. Cum reuerendus in Christo pater Edmundus London. episcopus S. T. R. D. et R. P. suæ diocœsis in causa hæreticæ prauitatis ex officio suo legitime procedens hæreticos manifestos pronunciauerit & declarauerit, ipsosq̀ foro seculari relinquendos fore decreuerit, & realiter reliquit, iuxta leges et sanctiones in hac parte editas, prout per litteras suas nobis inde directas plenius apparet et continetur: Nos igitur vt zelatores iustitiæ et fidei catholicæ defensores, considerantes quod sancta mater ecclesia non habet vlterius quid faciat in præmißis, volētes ipsam sanstam matrem ecclesiam ac iura et libertates eiusdem manutere et defendere, ac huiusmodi hæreses et errores de regno nostro Angliæ quantum in nobis est, radicitus extirpare, ac hæreticos, sic conuictos animaduersione condigna puniri, attendentes huiusmodi hæreticos, sic conuictos et damnatos, iuxta legem et consuetudinem regni nostri Angliæ ignis incendio comburi debere, tibi præcipimus firmiter iniungentes quod præfatos. &c. statim post receptionem præsentium apud villam nostram de B. infra comitatum prædictum, vbi magis expedire videris, coram populo igni cōmitti, et in eodem igne realiter comburi facias, in huiusmodi erimiuis detestationem, aliorumq̀ christianorum exemplum manifestum, et hoc sub periculo incumbent, nullatenus omittas. Testibus nobismetipsis apud Westmonasterium. 13. die. N. Annis regnorum nostrorum 4. &. 6.   Marten.

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Vicecomiti M. de Hæreticis comburendis.

A brefe treatise or chapter of thē who by reason of persecution were forced to forsake their houses and goodes in the time of Quene Mary.

AFter that wee haue thus made an ende, through the lords grace of al them which were burnt or died in prisō, in þe time of quene Mary: Nowe let vs procede, by the like fauoure of the same Lord, somthing to entreate of suche as were scourged or beaten for religion sake in the said tyme of quene Mary, and also of them which for the same cause of religion were thurst out from house & home being miserablye vexed and tossed frō place to place, with losse though not of their liues, yet of their goodes, whereof was a great number in this Realme of England, but especially in Suffolke and Essex, as here partlye foloweth in this chapter to be touched.

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The persecution of godly men and women of suffolk in Quene Maries time.

MarginaliaPersecutiō in Suffolk.THer was one sir Wil. Browne MarginaliaWyllyam Browne. person of Litell Stonhum, or alias Stanham Ierningham, in the county of Suffolke made a- sermon in the sayd towne, continently after the buriall of oure good king Edward, and in his sermon he sayd: there goeth a report, saith he, that oure good king is buried

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with a masse, by the byshop of Winchester, he hauing a myter vpon his head. But if it were so (saith he) they are all traytors that so doo, because it is both against þe truth & the lawes of this Realme, and it is greate idolatrye, and blasphemy, and against the glory of God. And they are no frendes neyther to God, the king nor yet vnto the Realme, that so do. For this his preaching, one Robert Blomefield, MarginaliaRobert Blomefeld an aduersary to the truth, being thē constable of the said towne, and Bailyf vnto sir Ihon Ierningham knight (the chiefe Lorde of that towne) he immediately rode forth, and brought home with him one MarginaliaEdward Gouldyng.Edward Goulding, which was then vnder sherife, MarginaliaSir Thomas Cornwalis high Sherif.sir Thomas Cornewalis being then high shirife. So the saide Golding & Blomefield sent for certain men of the said towne, and examined them for the Sermon. Wherunto they made but a smal answer. thē the shiriefe made a byl, and so feared the men, that two or three of them sette to their handes and one of them neuer ioyed after, but it was a grefe to him til he died. Then did they take men with them vnto the persons house, and in the night they toke him, & with watch mē kept him vntill it was day. Then shoulde he haue bene caried the next day to the Counsel. But the sayd Robert Blomefeld was takē so sicke, that he was like to dye, so that he could not cary him for his life. Then the said Sherif sent him to Ipswyche again, and ther he was

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