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23 Edward administration of justice authority barons bill bishops boroughs burgesses canons Charles charter cities and boroughs citizens civil clergy common law constitution council Council of Trent Courts of equity crown declared doctrine earls ecclesiastical Edward III elective franchise Elizabeth enacted England English executive exercised George George III granted Henry IV Henry VIII Hist Hume Ibid impeachment INTRODUCTION Index INTRODUCTION—continued James Journ judges jurisdiction jury king king's kingdom knights lands legislative assembly liberty Lingard LOLME—continued lords members of parliament ment mode municipal N. E. torn oath offence Parl parlia parliamentary elections pecuniary peers persons possession prelates prerogative principles privileges proclamation punishment Puritans realm REFORMATION reign representatives respecting revenues Richard Roman Catholic Rome royal sacrament Saxon sheriff sovereign spirit Star Chamber Stat statute summoned tallage temp temporal tenure tion treason Twelve Tables vide vote William William IV writ of summons writs
Page 348 - That the liberties, franchises, privileges, and jurisdictions of Parliament are the ancient and undoubted birthright and inheritance of the subjects of England...
Page 214 - ... and was incarnate by the HOLY GHOST of the Virgin Mary, and was made man, and was crucified also for us under Pontius Pilate. He suffered and was buried, and the third day he rose again, according to the Scriptures, and ascended into heaven, and sitteth on the right hand of the Father; and he shall come again, with glory, to judge both the quick and the dead ; whose kingdom shall have no end.
Page 470 - That after the said limitation shall take effect as aforesaid, no person born out of the kingdoms of England, Scotland, or Ireland, or the dominions thereunto belonging, (although he be naturalized or made a denizen, — except such as are born of English parents), shall be capable to be of the privy council, or a member of either house of parliament, or to enjoy any office or place of trust, either civil or military, or to have any grant of lands, CHAP, tenements, or hereditaments, from the crown,...
Page 221 - Christ : and that there is made a conversion of the whole substance of the bread into the body, and of the whole substance of the wine into the blood ; which conversion the Catholic Church calls Transubstantiation.
Page 214 - And I believe in the Holy Ghost, The Lord and Giver of life, Who proceedeth from the Father and the Son, Who with the Father and the Son together is worshipped and glorified, Who spake by the Prophets. And I believe one Catholic and Apostolic Church. I acknowledge one Baptism for the remission of sins, And I look for the Resurrection of the dead, And the life of the world to come. Amen.
Page 468 - That the freedom of speech and debates or proceedings in parliament ought not to be impeached or questioned in any court or place out of parliament.
Page 373 - Majesty that no man hereafter be compelled to make or yield any gift, loan, benevolence, tax, or such like charge, without common consent by act of Parliament.
Page 287 - THE body of our Lord Jesus Christ, which was given for thee, preserve thy body and soul unto everlasting life ! Take and eat this in remembrance that Christ died for thee ; and feed on him in thy heart by faith with thanksgiving.
Page 467 - That king James the Second, having endeavoured to subvert the Constitution of the Kingdom, by breaking the original Contract between king and people, and, by the advice of Jesuits, and other wicked persons, having violated the fundamental Laws, and having withdrawn himself out of the Kingdom, has abdicated the Government, and that the Throne is thereby become vacant.
Page 434 - ... he should make it his special care, so far as in him lay, without invading the freedom of Parliament, to incline their wisdom next approaching sessions to concur with him in making some such act for that purpose, as may enable him to exercise, with a more universal satisfaction, that power of dispensing which he conceived to be inherent in him...