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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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and brought vp by the vnder shiriffe of Essex to me the Byshop of London, and therevpon by me the saide Byshop examined before the witnesse vnder named within the chappell at Fullam in the Coūty of Middlesexe & diocesse of London answereth to the articles & Interrogatories obiected against him as foloweth.

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Marginalia1.To the first he beleueth that here in earth there is one catholike and vniuersall holye church, which doth hold and beleue as is conteyned in the first article, and that this church is dispersed and skattered abroade throughout the whole world.

Marginalia2.To the second he beleueth that he is bound to geue faith and credence vnto it as is conteined in the second article.

Marginalia3.To the third, as concerning the fayth and religion of the Church of Rome, of Italy, Spayne, Fraunce, Ireland Scotland, & other churches in Europa he saith he hath nothing to do with that fayth and religion, but as conseruyng the fayth and relygion of the church of Englād, that if the sayd church of Englād be ruled and gouerned by the word of lyfe thē the Church of England hath the fayth and religion of the catholyk Church, and not other wise, and he sayth also that if the Church of England were ruled by the woorde of lyfe, it would not go about to condempne hym and others of this heresie.

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Marginalia4.To the fourth he answereth that in the sacrament, commonly called the sacrament of the aulter there is very bread and very wine, not aultered nor chaūged in substance in any wise, and that he that receaueth the said bread and wyne doth spiritually and by fayth only receaue the body and bloud of Christ, but not the very natural body & bloud of christ in substance vnder the formes of bread and wyne.

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Marginalia5.To the fyft he sayth he hath answered, answering to the sayd. iiii. article, and yet neuerthe lesse he sayth that he hath beleued and doth beleue that in the sacrament of the aulter there is not the very substance of Christes body and bloud, but onely the substance of naturall bread and wyne.

Marginalia6.To the vi. he sayth that he beleueth that the masse is of the Pope and not of Christ, and therfore it is not good, nor hauing in it anye goodnes sauing the gloria in excelsis, the epistle and the gospell, the crede and the Pater noster: and for this cause he saith he hath not nor wil not come and heare masse.

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Marginalia7.To the seuenth he doth answer and saye that as touching auriculer confession he is not as yet fully resolued with him selfe what aunswere to make therunto, and also sayth as touching the ceremonies of the church, he saith that he is not resolued with him selfe what to answere therunto, and farther sayth that as touching the common and dayly seruice sayd

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and vsed in the church he sayth that he neuer sayd that seruice in the church ought to be said but in the English tong, nor yet he neuer sayd that if it be otherwise sayde and vsed then in Englyshe it is vnlawfull and naught.

Iohn Simpson.

¶ The answer of Iohn Ardley, made in the Chappel at Fullam, the. xi. day of May 1555. before Edmond Boner then byshop of London.

IHon Ardley of great Wigborowe in the coūtie of Essex, & dioces of London a husband man of the age of xxx. or xxxi. yeres being called vpon for heresie, and brought vp by the vnder shriue of Essex called maister Broket, to the byshoppe of London, and therupon by the sayde Byshoppe examined before the witnes vndernamed within hys chappell at Fullam, in the countie of Middlesexe & dioces of London, answereth to the articles & Interrogatories obiected against him as foloweth.

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Marginalia1.To the first article he aunswereth and confesseth þt he is of the age of. xxx. or xxxi. yeares and of the parishe of great Wigborowe in the dioces of London, and also beleueth that ther is here in erthe one Catholike and vniuersall churche of Christ, dispersed throughe all the worlde, which dothe holde and beleue all the faith and religion of Christ and all the necessarye articles and sacramentes of the same.

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Marginalia2.To the second article he answereth and beleueth that he is bound necessaryly to giue fayth and credence vnto the sayde catholike church, vnder pain of dampnation of his soul, as is conteined in the sayd article.

Marginalia3.To the third article, as concerning the faith & religiō of the church of Rome, Italy, Spaine Fraunce, Ireland, Scotland and other churches in Europe sauing þe church of England he hath nothing to do with them: for he hath neuer ben in any of those parties to know the same, and he beleueth that that fayth and religion now vsed, taught, and set fourth in this church of England, is not agreing with the fayth and religion of the catholyke churche, & the relygion and fayth of Christ, but that the same is fals, erroneous, and nought, nor is to be obserued, beleued, folowed, or kept of any christen person.

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Marginalia4.To the. iiii. article he answereth, and beleueth that it is not true, that in the sacrament, commenly called the sacrament of the aulter, there is in substance the very body and bloud of christ, vnder the formes of bread and wyne, though it be so preached, taught, and beleued in the said church of Rome, & thother churches aforesayd, and therfore he hath not so beleued nor doth so beleue, but contrarywyse he hath beleued, and doth beleue as is further conteyned in this sayd article, sauinge that he doth not terme, and call it commen bread, as is conteined in the sayd article.

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