Thematic Divisions in Book 11
1. The Martyrdom of Rogers 2. The Martyrdom of Saunders 3. Saunders' Letters 4. Hooper's Martyrdom 5. Hooper's Letters 6. Rowland Taylor's Martyrdom 7. Becket's Image and other events 8. Miles Coverdale and the Denmark Letters 9. Bonner and Reconciliation 10. Judge Hales 11. The Martyrdom of Thomas Tomkins 12. The Martyrdom of William Hunter 13. The Martyrdom of Higbed and Causton 14. The Martyrdom of Pigot, Knight and Laurence 15. Robert Farrar's Martyrdom 16. The Martyrdom of Rawlins/Rowland White17. The Restoration of Abbey Lands and other events in Spring 155518. The Providential Death of the Parson of Arundel 19. The Martyrdom of John Awcocke 20. The Martyrdom of George Marsh 21. The Letters of George Marsh 22. The Martyrdom of William Flower 23. The Martyrdom of Cardmaker and Warne 24. Letters of Warne and Cardmaker 25. The Martyrdom of Ardley and Simpson 26. John Tooly 27. The Examination of Robert Bromley [nb This is part of the Tooly affair]28. The Martyrdom of Thomas Haukes 29. Letters of Haukes 30. The Martyrdom of Thomas Watts 31. Mary's False Pregnancy32. Censorship Proclamation 33. Our Lady' Psalter 34. Martyrdom of Osmund, Bamford, Osborne and Chamberlain35. The Martyrdom of John Bradford 36. Bradford's Letters 37. William Minge 38. James Trevisam 39. The Martyrdom of John Bland 40. The Martyrdom of Frankesh, Middleton and Sheterden 41. Sheterden's Letters 42. Examinations of Hall, Wade and Polley 43. Martyrdom of Christopher Wade 44. Martyrdom of Carver and Launder 45. Martyrdom of Thomas Iveson 46. John Aleworth 47. Martyrdom of James Abbes 48. Martyrdom of Denley, Newman and Pacingham 49. Richard Hooke 50. Martyrdom of William Coker, et al 51. Martyrdom of George Tankerfield, et al 52. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Smith 53. Martyrdom of Harwood and Fust 54. Martyrdom of William Haile 55. George King, Thomas Leyes and John Wade 56. William Andrew 57. Martyrdom of Robert Samuel 58. Samuel's Letters 59. William Allen 60. Martyrdom of Roger Coo 61. Martyrdom of Thomas Cobb 62. Martyrdom of Catmer, Streater, Burwood, Brodbridge, Tutty 63. Martyrdom of Hayward and Goreway 64. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Glover 65. Cornelius Bungey 66. John and William Glover 67. Martyrdom of Wolsey and Pigot 68. Life and Character of Nicholas Ridley 69. Ridley's Letters 70. Life of Hugh Latimer 71. Latimer's Letters 72. Ridley and Latimer Re-examined and Executed73. More Letters of Ridley 74. Life and Death of Stephen Gardiner 75. Martyrdom of Webb, Roper and Park 76. William Wiseman 77. James Gore 78. Examinations and Martyrdom of John Philpot 79. Philpot's Letters 80. Martyrdom of Thomas Whittle, Barlett Green, et al 81. Letters of Thomas Wittle 82. Life of Bartlett Green 83. Letters of Bartlett Green 84. Thomas Browne 85. John Tudson 86. John Went 87. Isobel Foster 88. Joan Lashford 89. Five Canterbury Martyrs 90. Life and Martyrdom of Cranmer 91. Letters of Cranmer 92. Martyrdom of Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfield 93. Persecution in Salisbury Maundrell, Coberly and Spicer 94. William Tyms, et al 95. Letters of Tyms 96. The Norfolk Supplication 97. Martyrdom of John Harpole and Joan Beach 98. John Hullier 99. Hullier's Letters 100. Christopher Lister and five other martyrs 101. Hugh Lauerocke and John Apprice 102. Katherine Hut, Elizabeth Thacknell, et al 103. Thomas Drury and Thomas Croker 104. Thomas Spicer, John Deny and Edmund Poole 105. Persecution of Winson and Mendlesam 106. Gregory Crow 107. William Slech 108. Avington Read, et al 109. Wood and Miles 110. Adherall and Clement 111. A Merchant's Servant Executed at Leicester 112. Thirteen Burnt at Stratford-le-Bow113. Persecution in Lichfield 114. Hunt, Norrice, Parret 115. Martyrdom of Bernard, Lawson and Foster 116. Examinations of John Fortune117. John Careless 118. Letters of John Careless 119. Martyrdom of Julius Palmer 120. Agnes Wardall 121. Peter Moone and his wife 122. Guernsey Martyrdoms 123. Dungate, Foreman and Tree 124. Martyrdom of Thomas More125. Examination of John Jackson126. Examination of John Newman 127. Martyrdom of Joan Waste 128. Martyrdom of Edward Sharpe 129. Four Burnt at Mayfield at Sussex 130. John Horne and a woman 131. William Dangerfield 132. Northampton Shoemaker 133. Prisoners Starved at Canterbury 134. More Persecution at Lichfield
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Queene Mary. Rob. Glouer, Cornelius Bongey, Martyrs. Iohn Glouer, Will. Glouer, Confessors.

Marginalia1555. Septemb.goyng to his death I can report, that the said blessed seruaunt of the Lord M. Robert Glouer, after he was condemned by the Bishop, and was now at a poynt to bee deliuered out of this world, it so happened, that ij. or iij. dayes before, his hart beyng lumpish and desolate of all spirituall consolation, felt in him selfe no aptnes nor willyngnes, but rather a heauines and dulnes of spirite, MarginaliaRobert Glouer destitute for a time of the Lords comfort. full of much discōfort to beare that bitter Crosse of Martyrdome ready now to be layd vpō him. Wherupon he fearing in him selfe, lest the Lord had vtterly withdrawen his wonted fauour from him, made his mone to this Austen his frend aboue remembred, signifiyng vnto him, how earnestly he had prayed day and night vnto the Lord, and yet could receaue no motion nor sense of any comfort frō him. MarginaliaThe Lord for a time may withdraw hys comfortes, but at length he visiteth a hys seruantes.Vnto whom the sayd Austen aunswering againe, willed and desired him paciently to waite the Lordes pleasure, and how soeuer his present feelyng was, yet seyng his cause was iust & true, he exhorted him constantly to sticke to the same, & to play the man, nothing misdoubtyng but the Lord in his good time would visite him, & satisfie his desire with plenty of consolatiō, wherof (he sayd) he was right certaine and sure, and therfore desired him, when soeuer any such feelyng of Gods heauenly mercies should begyn to touch his hart, that then he would shew some signification therof, wherby he might witnes with him the same, and so departed from him. The next day, whē the time came of his Martyrdome, as he was goyng to the place & was now come to the sight of the stake, although all the night before praying for strength & courage he could fele none, MarginaliaRobert Glouer receaueth againe cōfort of the Lord.sodenly he was so mightely replenished with Gods holy cōfort & heauenly ioyes, that he cryed out clappyng his handes to Austen, and saying in these wordes: Austen, he is come, he is come, &c. and that with such ioy and alacritie, as one seemyng rather to be risen from some deadly daunger, to liberty of life, then as one passing out of the world by any paines of death. Such was the chaunge of the meruelous workyng of the Lordes hand vpon that good man.

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Cornelius Bongey fellow Martyr with Master Robert Glouer.

MarginaliaCornelius Bongey, Martyr.IN the same fier wyth hym was burned also Cornelius Bongey a Capper of Couentry, and condemned by the sayd Radulph Bishop of Couentry and Lichfield. As concernyng the Articles which were to hym obiected, the effect thereof was thys. 

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BL, Harley 421, fo. 80r-v is the original of the articles charged against Bungay. The version Foxe printed is accurate; unfortunately there is no surviving copy of Bungay's answers to the articles.

MarginaliaArticles obiected to Cornelius Bongey.Fyrst it was articulate agaynst hym, that these three yeares last, in the City of Couentry and Lichfield, and other places about, he dyd hold, mayntaine, argue and teach, that the Priest hath no power here to absolue any synner from hys sinnes.

Secondly, that by Baptisme synnes bee not washed away, because he sayd that the washing of the flesh purgeth the flesh outwardly, and not the soule.

Thirdly, that there be in the Church onely two Sacraments, that is, Baptisme, and the Lords Supper.

Fourthly, that in the sacrament of their popish aulter, was not the reall body and bloud of CHRIST, but the substance of bread and wyne there remayning styl, because S. Paule calleth it bread and wyne. &c.

Fiftly, that he within the compasse of the sayd yeres and time, did hold, maintain and defend, that the Pope is not the head of the visible church here in earth. &c.

Sixtly, that he was of the dioces and iurisdiction of the Bishop of Couentry and Lichfield. &c.

Seuenthly, that the premises are true, manifest, and notorious, and that vpon the same there hath beene and is a publicke voyce & fame, as well in the places aboue rehearsed, as in other quarters also about. &c.

¶ Hys aunsweres.

MarginaliaHis answeres to the Articles.Vnto the which articles he aunswering agayne, to the first he graunted, and to euery part therof, meaning

after the popish maner of absolution.

The second he graūted first, after reuoked the same.

To the thyrd also he graunted, adding wythall, that in scripture there be no more contayned.

To the fourth, touching the sacrament, he graunted and to euery part thereof.

To the fift concerning the Pope, likewyse.

Also to the sixt he graunted, & likewise to the seuēth.

Vpon these articles and his aunsweres to the same, the sayd Radulph the Bishop read the sentence, and so committed him also after the condemnation of Master Robert Glouer, to the secular power.

MarginaliaThe Martyrdome of M. Robert Glouer and Cornelius Bongey at Couentry. An. 1555. Septem. 20.¶ The burning of M. Rob. Glouer, and Cornelius Bongey at Couentry.

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This image (Type 2) has a close family resemblance to the small cut (f) of two men chained to one stake, though here they are clothed in the usual simple garments, and face each other in an embrace of Christian amity.

Thus thys foresayd Cornelius falsely condemned by the Bishop before mentioned, suffered at the same stake with the Christian Martyr Master Robert Glouer at Couentry, about the. xx. day of September.

Here followeth the storye of Iohn Glouer and William Glouer, how they were excommunicate and cast out after their death, and buried in the fieldes. 
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John Glover and William Glover

The narratives of the excommunications and deaths of John and William Glover first appeared in the 1570 edition. This account was based entirely on information supplied to Foxe by informants: for the account of John Glover, he states that Mary Glover, the wife of John's brother Robert, was his source and for the account of William Glover he lists a number of informants. There were no changes to these accounts in the 1576 and 1583 editions.

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MarginaliaIohn Glouer, & W. Glouer after theyr death condemned and cast out for hetickes.NOw that we haue discoursed the story of Master Robert Glouer, something also would be touched of hys other two brethren Iohn and William Glouer. Who albeit they were not called to finish theyr course by lyke kynde of Martyrdome in the fier, as the other dyd: yet because for theyr constant profession of Gods Gospell vnto the latter end, they were exempted after theyr death, and cast out of the same Church, as the other was, I thought them not vnworthy therfore in the story to be ioyned together, which in one cause and the same profession were not sundered one from the other. And first concerning M. Iohn Glouer the eldest brother, what inward stormes and agonies hee sustained by the ghostly enemy, partly ye heard before described: now what hys bodely enemies wrought against hym, remaineth to be declared. Whose rage and malice, although God so restrayned, that they could little preuayle agaynst hym so long as hys lyfe endured, yet after hys decease, hauyng power vpon hym, what they dyd ye shall now vnderstand.

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After the Martyrdome of Master Robert Glouer, although Iohn Glouer seyng hys brother to be appre-

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