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The Protestant Martyrs: or, The bloody assizes

The Protestant Martyrs: or, The bloody assizes

Giving an account of the lives, tryals, and dying speeches, of all those eminent Protestants that suffered in the west of England, by the sentence of that bloody and cruel Judge Jefferies; being in all 251 persons, besides what were hang"d and destroyed in cold blood. Containing also, the life and death of James Duke of Monmouth; his birth and education; his actions both at home and abroad; his unfortunate sentence, execution and dying-words upon the scaffold: with a true copy of the paper he left behind him. And many other curious remarks worth the reader"s observation

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Published by printed by J. Bradford, at the Bible in Fetter-Lane in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jeffreys, George Jeffreys, -- Baron, -- 1644 or 5-1689 -- Early works to 1800,
  • Monmouth, James Scott, -- Duke of, -- 1649-1685 -- Early works to 1800,
  • Last words -- Early works to 1800,
  • Bloody Assizes, 1685 -- Early works to 1800,
  • Martyrs -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800,
  • Great Britain -- History -- 1660-1714 -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProtestant martyrs, Bloody assizes
    GenreEarly works to 1800
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2139:17
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15426089M

      9 For Russell's reputation as inarticulate, see, e.g., Cobbett, William, ed., Complete Collection of state trials and proceedings for high treason (London, – ), 9: ; Foxcroft, H. C., Life and Letters of Sir George Savile, First Marquis of Halifax, 2 vols. (London, ), 1: and n. 1. But Russell made at least twenty-one speeches in the Cavalier Parliament and over twenty in Cited by: Back God and Guns main page. Following are excerpts from Foxe's (or Fox's) Book of Martyrs, giving examples of Christians engaging in armed resistance to defend themselves from persecution.. As Foxe's Book is about martyrdom, the instances of armed resistance are few and far between. I have left in some of the sufferings and torturing so you can see the justification for the armed resistance.

      The sordid persecution & murder of Catholic martyrs & confessors, in the reign of Queen Elizabeth: including ripping out hearts, disembowelling, etc. Death and beatification. At Durham Assizes he was tried with John Boste and George Swallowell, a converted Protestant minister. At Durham Assizes on 23 July Ingram and Boste were convicted under a law, which made the mere presence in England of a priest ordained abroad high treason, even though there was no evidence that he had ever acted as a priest while in : , Stoke Edith, Herefordshire.

    Pole incited Bloody Mary to carry out a bloodbath with to prominent victims. These executions of the “Marian martyrs” were immortalized in John Foxe’s celebrated Book of Martyrs ( ff.), a copy of which was later kept in every church in England and which attained the status of a second Bible among Protestants of all types.   Wesley, Daniel De Foe, and two or three of your Western martyrs that, had they liv’d, would have been extraordinary men of that kind, viz. Kitt. Battersby, young Jenkins, Hewlin, and many more. The mention of Timothy Cruso and the ‘Western martyrs’ is, as I hope to show, central to the novel Defoe was to write five years ed on: Ap


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This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. 7 The Protestant Martyrs, or the Bloody Assizes (January, ) Sixteen pages. The dying speeches were those of John Hickes, Alice Lisle, Elizabeth Gaunt, Richard Rumbold and the earl of Argyle.

The list of rebels executed for Monmouth's Rebellion numbers Cited by: 3. The Protestant martyrs, or, The bloody assizes: giving an account of the lives, tryals, and dying speeches of all those eminent Protestants that suffered in the West of England, by the sentence of that bloody and cruel judge Jefferies, being in all persons, besides what were hang'd and destroyed in cold blood: containing also, the life and death of James Duke of Monmouth, his birth and.

7The Protestant Martyrs, or the Bloody Assizes (January, ) Sixteen pages. The dying speeches were those of John Hickes, Alice Lisle, Elizabeth Gaunt, Richard Rumbold and the earl of Argyle.

Fox's Book of Martyrs; Or, The Acts and Monuments of the Christian Church: Being a Complete History of the Lives, Sufferings, and Deaths of the Christian Martyrs; from the Commencement of Christianity to the Present Period.

To which is Added an Account of the Inquisition, the Bartholomew Massacre in France, the General Persecution Under Louis XIV, the Massacres in the Irish Rebellions in the /5(3). Author: John Foxe,Harold J. Chadwick; Publisher: Bridge Logos Pub ISBN: Category: Christian martyrs Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This is the most complete Foxe's Book of Martyrs ever published.

It is essential reading for the study of Christian persecution in Foxe's day and in ours, having been brought up to date with accounts of modern-day martyrdoms throughout the world.

The Protestant Martyrs: or, The bloody assizes: Giving an account of the lives, tryals, and dying speeches, of all those eminent Protestants that suffered in the west of England, by the sentence of that bloody and cruel Judge Jefferies; being in all persons, besides what were hang'd and destroyed in.

Foxe, John, Book of Martyrs, or, a history of the lives, sufferings, and triumphant deaths of the primitive as well as protestant martyrs: from the commencement of Christianity to the latest periods of Pagan and Popish persecution to which is added an account of the Inquisition, the Bartholomew massacre in France, the general.

“Fox's Book of Martyrs: A History of the Lives, Sufferings and Triumphant Deaths of the Early Christian and the Protestant Martyrs”, p, Zondervan 5 Copy quote With his continual doctrine [Bishop Hooper] adjoined due and discreet correction, not so much severe to any as to them which for abundance of riches and wealthy state thought they.

Agnes Prest (died 15 August ) was an English Protestant martyr from the reign of the Catholic Queen was burned at the stake at Southernhay in Exeter in According to Foxe's Book of Martyrs, and the story of Exeter Protestant Martyrs she lived near Launceston, Cornwall, and was married to a Catholic left her husband over his Catholicism, and went to be a spinner.

Full text of "Fox's book of martyrs; or, The acts and monuments of the Christian church: being a complete history of the lives, sufferings, and deaths of the Christian martyrs; from the commencement of Christianity to the present which is added an account of the Inquisition, the Bartholomew massacre in France, the general persecution under Louis XIV, the massacres in the Irish.

them as " The Protestant Martyrs, or, the Bloody Assizes," which with the aid of Oates swelled up by into a fifth edition~ a splendid mass of fiction, which has misled many a serious historian. Macaulay, for example, watered the little seed of William Wiseman, till it bec~me a green baytree.

The Protestant Martyrs: or, The bloody assizes Giving an account of the lives, tryals, and dying speeches, of all those eminent Protestants that suffered in the west of England, by the sentence of that bloody and cruel Judge Jefferies; being in all persons, besides what were hang'd and destroyed in.

Fox's Original and Complete Book of Martyrs; or, an Universal History of Martyrdom. By John Fox, edited by 'a minister of the gospel' - Paul Wright a full account of the western Martyrology or Bloody Assizes, under Judge Jefferies, in the West of England, in which many eminent Protestants suffered painful and cruel deaths, including also, a.

Book of martyrs: or, a history of the lives, sufferings, and triumphant deaths of the primitive as well as Protestant martyrs: from the commencement of Christianity, to the latest periods of pagan and popish persecution / originally composed by the Rev.

John Fox, and now improved by important alterations and additions, by Charles A. Goodrich. Background The reign of King Henry VIII brought the rift between the Roman Catholic church and the English clergy to a head, and in he declared that the Protestant religion was the only English religion.

The Monasteries the majority of whom were Roman Catholic were destroyed, and much of the Roman Catholic Church in England was outlawed. The Western Martyrology or Bloody Assizes containing the Lives, Trials, and Dying-Speeches of all those Eminent Protestants that Suffer'd in the west of England, and Elsewhere From the Yearto this Time Together with the Life and Death of George L.

Jeffreys. The Fifth Editon. Foxe's Book of Martyrs, streamlined and reorganized for modern readers in this edition, is a classic of courage and faith. It chronicles the tragic yet triumphant stories of men and women who faced torture and martyrdom rather than deny their vision of truth and of God.

Alexander Gooch and Alice Driver (both died 4 November ) were natives of the area around Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, who were arrested, put to an inquisition and burnt to death at the stake in Ipswich for their adherence to the protestant faith, as part of the Marian are commemorated among the Ipswich Martyrs.

Alexander Gooch, of Woodbridge, was a weaver who. Many Englishmen's views of the Catholic Church were shaped largely by John Foxe's Actes and Monuments (the Book of Martyrs; ), with its moving accounts of Protestant martyrs, particularly in the reign of Mary Tudor ("Bloody Mary"); pope-burnings on Queen Bess's Day, the anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth, who had been.

A new martyrology, or, The bloody assizes now exactly methodizing in one volume comprehending a compleat history of the lives, actions, trials, sufferings, dying speeches, letters, and prayers of all those eminent Protestants who fell in the west of England and elsewhere from the year : with an alphabetical table / written by.The bloody assize; Jeffreys of "the Bloody Assizes" / by Seymour Schofield; The Monmouth Rebellion & the Bloody Assizes: a collection of contemporary documents; Protestant Martyrs or The Bloody Assizes [electronic resource] The Western martyrology: [microform] or, bloody assizes.

Containing the lives, trials, and dying-speeche.These two humble martyrs, William Wolsey and Robert Pygot, were among the many protestant victims in Queen Mary I’s reign.

She succeeded her protestant half-brother – the boy king, Edward VI in The Church of England had been rapidly reformed along more protestant .