The Parliamentary Or Constitutional History of England: Being a Faithful Account of All the Most Remarkable Transactions in Parliament, from the Earliest Times. Collected from the Journals of Both Houses, the Records, Original Manuscripts, Scarce Speeches, and Tracts; All Compared Withthe Several Contemporary Writers, and Connected, Throughout, with the History of the Times. By Several Hands...

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Printed; and sold by T. Osborne; and W. Sandby, 1751 - Constitutional history
 

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Page 110 - King our sovereign lord, his heirs and successors kings of this realm, shall be taken, accepted and reputed the only supreme head in earth of the Church of England called Anglicana Ecclesia, and shall have and enjoy annexed and united to the imperial crown of this realm as well the title and style thereof, as all honours, dignities, preeminences, jurisdictions, privileges, authorities, immunities, profits and commodities, to the said dignity of supreme head of the same Church belonging and appertaining.
Page 220 - Henry the Eighth, by the grace of God King of England, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, and of the Church of England, and also of Ireland, in earth the supreme head...
Page 411 - For the other part, the manner of your petition I do well like of and take in good part, because that it is simple and containeth no limitation of place or person. If it had been otherwise, I must needs have misliked it very much and thought it in you a very great presumption, being unfitting and altogether unmeet for you to require them that may command...
Page 90 - Holy Church, or any other thing or things necessary for the health of the soul of mankind, as they heretofore at any time or times have been...
Page 78 - ... in weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness. Besides those things that are without, that which cometh upon me daily, the care of all the churches. Who is weak, and I am not weak ? who is offended, and I burn not?
Page 101 - Mary his eldest Daughter, and to the Heirs of her Body lawfully begotten...
Page 126 - ... by course of inheritance according to their ages, as the crown of England hath been accustomed and ought to go, in case where there be heirs female of the same ; and in default of issue female, then to the king's right heirs for ever.
Page 60 - If none else but the Bishop of Rochester or his adherents did hold this language, it would less trouble me. But since so many religious and different sects, now conspicuous in the whole world, do not only vindicate unto themselves the name of the true Church, but labour betwixt invitations and threats for nothing more than to make us resign our faith to a simple obedience, I shall crave leave to propose what I think fit in this case for us laicks and secular persons to do.
Page 44 - Realm, the same Lord Cardinal knowing himself to have the foul and contagious Disease of the Great Pox, broken out upon him in divers places of his Body, came daily to your Grace, rowning in your ear, and blowing upon your most Noble Grace with his perillous and infective Breath, to the marvellous danger of your Highness, if God of his infinite Goodness had not better provided for your Highness.
Page 46 - ... impositions of the rulers of the said houses, as well for his favour in making of abbots and priors, as for his visitation by his authority...

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