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Three letters to the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry

Three letters to the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry

I. Concerning the principles of the Quakers, and some late charges against them. II. Containing a confutation of the charges which are made against the Quakers, in a book called A vindication of the Bishop of Lichfield, &c. ...

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Published by printed by J. Huggonson, for J. Roberts in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3999, no. 02.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination48p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16957748M

The Cathedral Church of St Michael, commonly known as Coventry Cathedral, is the seat of the Bishop of Coventry and the Diocese of Coventry, and is part of the Church of England in Coventry, West Midlands, pdftower.icu current (9th) bishop is Christopher Cocksworth and the current Dean is John Witcombe.. The city has had three cathedrals; the first was St Mary's, a monastic building, of which Denomination: Church of England.


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Three letters to the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry. Concerning the principles of the Quakers, and some late charges against them. The second a letter to the Queen concerning liberty [See Notes Multiple Contributors] on pdftower.icu *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping. Dec 21,  · III The Letter-Book of Thomas Bentham, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield.

Rosemary O'Day and Joel BerlatskyCited by: 2. Three letters to the Three letters to the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry book of Lichfield and Coventry: I. Concerning the principles of the Quakers, and some late charges against them.

Containing a confutation of the charges which are made against the Quakers, in a book called A vindication of the Bishop of Lichfield, &c.

Get this from a library. Three letters to the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry.: I. Concerning the principles of the Quakers, and some late charges against them. Containing a confutation of the charges which are made against the Quakers, in a book called A vindication of the Bishop of Lichfield &c.

III. Proving the particular Doctrines and Customs which distinguish the Quakers from the. full list of Coventry's Bishops, from a list displayed in the New Cathedral. It begins with the Bishops of Mercia way back in Saxon times, and takes us through the various reorganisations when Coventry and Lichfield, and later Worcester, became the dominant diocese.

From Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield became the official title with seats at both cathedrals, though various older names remained in common usage. After the Reformation of the s the cathedral at Coventry was demolished, and after the Restoration of Charles II in the bishop used the style Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry.

In the ancient bishopric was pdftower.icuiastical province: Canterbury. He became bishop of Lichfield and Coventry inand two years later was selected to be tutor to the prince of Wales and the duke of York.

In he was translated to the see of Worcester and made Clerk of the Closet, holding both positions until his pdftower.icu:Congreve, Penkridge, Staffordshire. Original Letters Illustrative of English History: Including Numerous Royal Letters; from Autographs in the British Museum, the State Paper Office, and One Or Two Other Collections, Volumes Original Letters Illustrative of English History: Including Numerous Royal Letters; from Autographs in the British Museum, the State Paper Office, and.

This diocese is further split into three Episcopal Areas, headed by an Area Bishop; and four Archdeaconries served by an Archdeacon. The Archdeaconries are further split into Deaneries and each Deanery is then split into parishes. Rt Revd Dr Michael Ipgrave OBE became the 99th Bishop of Lichfield in He leads the Bishop's Staff team.

Christopher John Cocksworth is a Church of England bishop in the open evangelical tradition. He is the current Bishop of Coventry; prior to becoming bishop he was the Principal of Ridley Hall, pdftower.icution: (deacon), by Michael Adie. Bishop Rowland Lee (or Leigh; c. – 28 January ) was Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield –43 who served also as Lord President of the Marches under King Henry VIII.

Get this from a library. The letter-book of Thomas Bentham, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield. [Thomas Bentham; Rosemary O'Day; Joel Alan Berlatsky; Royal Historical Society (Great Britain)]. From Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield became the official title with seats at both cathedrals, though various older names remained in common usage.

After the Reformation of the s the cathedral at Coventry was demolished, and after the Restoration of Charles II in the bishop used the style Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry. In the ancient bishopric was divided. For more information about church courts Dr Anne Tarver’s PhD thesis and book provide a thorough description of the history and operation of the Consistory Court for the Diocese of Lichfield and Coventry and the York Cause Papers Project has a very helpful glossary, examples of records and detailed information on the operation of.

Apr 22,  · Letter from the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry, with news of the defeat of the Scots at the Battle of Falkirk (July 22, ) The Bishop of Lichfield and Convetry often used this name. Originally in Letter Book C, folio 23, in Norman French.

Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The letter-book of Thomas Bentham, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield in SearchWorks catalog.

Apr 03,  · Hough's bold resistance was soon after the revolution rewarded by a bishopric. In April he was consecrated bishop of Oxford, with license to hold the presidentship of Magdalen in commendam.

In he succeeded Dr. William Lloyd as bishop of Lichfield and Coventry, and resigned the presidentship. It is the only medieval English cathedral with three spires. The Diocese of Lichfield covers all of Staffordshire, much of Shropshire and part of the Black Country and West Midlands.

The 99th and current Bishop of Lichfield is Michael Ipgrave who was appointed on 10 June Country: England. Cahill, M. (), The diocese of Coventry and Lichfield –, (PhD dissertation, University of Warwick).

Clark, R. (), A good and sufficient maintenance: the augmentation of parish livings in Derbyshire –, Derbyshire Archaeological Journal,69– Robert, de Stretton Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield. The registers or act books of the bishops of Coventry and Lichfield (London: William Salt Archaeological Society ; Harrison & Sons, ).

Lichfield itself was unwalled and had become rather poor, so Bishop Peter moved the see to the fortified and wealthier Chester in His successor, Robert de Limesey, transferred it to Coventry and the diocese was renamed the Diocese of Coventry and Lichfield.

At this stage it also covered Derbyshire and most of pdftower.icu: Michael Ipgrave, Bishop of Lichfield. Lichfield is a vibrant and diverse diocese, a mixture of urban and rural with almost churches and over Church schools. Thank you for visiting our website.

Read more. The Rt Revd Dr Michael Ipgrave Bishop of Lichfield. Page size approx. 6 x 8 inches and smallerRichard Hurd (bishop)From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaRichard HurdBishop of Lichfield and Coventry and THREE PORTRAITS - Richard Hurd, Bishop of Litchfield, Coventry & Worcester - $ Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield Arms of Hals of Kenedon in the parish of Sherford, Devon: Argent, a fess between three griffin's heads erased sable [1] AppointedPredecessor: Reginald Boulers.

Feb 01,  · He assisted at the coronation of William and Mary, and was appointed Lord High Almoner to the Court. He had served Princess Mary for many years and now truly was “The Queen’s Bishop”, enjoying further promotion to the see of Lichfield and Coventry () and becoming an ecclesiastical commissioner ().

The letter-book of Thomas Bentham, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield (–79), is to be found in National Library of Wales MS. The volume was purchased in Maybeing one of some volumes sold by Captain Ivor McClure on his removal from London to Malvern. Mr (later Sir) John Ballinger travelled up to London to examine the library on behalf of the National Library of Wales.

The Diocese of Coventry and Lichfield was a Roman Catholic episcopal see in England, suppressed in On the accession of Charles II. his fortunes improved; he frequently preached before the king, and in was consecrated bishop of Lichfield and Coventry. His best-known book is the excellent biography of his patron, Archbishop Williams, entitled Scrinia reserata: a Memorial offered to the great Deservings of John Williams, D.D.

(London, ).Diocese: Diocese of Lichfield and Coventry. Calendars of Wills & Administrations in the Consistory Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Conventry, to Also Those in the "Peculiars" Now Deposited in the Probate Registries at Lichfield, Birmingham and Derby, Volume 7 of Index library The Index library.

General editor: W.P.W. Phillimore. From Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield became the official title with seats at both cathedrals, though various older names remained in common usage.

After the Reformation of the s the cathedral at Coventry was demolished, and after the Restoration of Charles II in the bishop used the style Bishop of Lichfield and pdftower.icural: Lichfield Cathedral.

Includes registers of Bishop Sampson (–54), sede vacante Dean and Chapter of Lichfield Subscription book – Omitted all records after 31 Dec. D30/9/1: Dean and Chapter of Lichfield’s peculiar jurisdiction, PRO, E Coventry&Lichfield/2–12, 15– While Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry, he is said to have reaped large profits out of the sale of timber on the a estate of Ecceleshall, Staffordshire.

But he caused the fabrics of many churches in his dioceses to be renovated and improved the services, enjoining the use of and due attention to music. The following probate courts had some jurisdiction over the county of Staffordshire prior to ; note that most of Staffordshire was covered by its largest court jurisdiction, called--the Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory), but the county also had numerous concurrent smaller jurisdictions called "peculiars.

This book is volume one of a calendar of the episcopal register of Bishop Walter Langton (). Langton's register is important for two reasons: it is the earliest extant register for the medieval diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, and it has shed new light on the life of one of the period's key political figures.

Get this from a library. The life of the Rev. John Hough, D.D., successively bishop of Oxford, Lichfield and Coventry, and Worcester: formerly president of St. Mary Magdalen College, Oxford, in the reign of King James II. Containing many of his letters, and biographical notices of several persons with whom he was connected.

[John Eardley-Wilmot]. The Little History Of Coventry packs into its pages the colour and incident of a thousand years, telling the story of a city that has perhaps been overlooked by mainstream historians but which has been at the heart of this country’s great events many times.

From testing ground. Lollardy in 16th-century Coventry – the first martyrs. In –12, some 74 Lollards appeared before the court of Geoffrey Blythe, the bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, most of them from Coventry and the surrounding area.

It is likely they were interrogated either at the bishop’s manor at Maxstoke, or at the Greyfriars monastery in the city itself. John Hales was Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield. He was one of the Worthies of Devon of the biographer John Prince. — Origins — Hales was the second son of John Hals of Kenedon in the parish of Sherford, Devon (a Justice of.

William Bothe, bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, was the first bishop from a family that was to become a virtual episcopal dynasty, and one of the most vilified bishops of the fifteenth century.

His register spans a short episcopate of only six years, but is nevertheless of great importance to the history of the see. A defence of the arch-bishop's sermon on the death of her late Majesty of blessed memory: and of the sermons of the late arch-bishop, Bp. of Lichfield and Coventry, Bp.

of Ely, Bp. of Salisbury, Dr. Sherlock, Dr. Wake, Mr. Fleetwood, &c. preach'd upon that, and several other solemn occasions, being a vindication of the late Queen, his present Majesty, and the government, from the malicious.

COVENTRY AND LICHFIELD, ANCIENT SEE OF See of Coventry and Lichfield, medieval diocese of England, a suffragan see of canterbury (Latin, Lichfeldensis).

The Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of Mercia was originally converted to Christianity by cedd and his companions c. When Cedd's brother chad was made bishop of the great Mercian diocese c.he established his episcopal seat in Lichfield, west.Jun 13,  · EDWARD I (), king of England.

Letters patent, Carlisle, 4 Aprilgranting a licence to Walter Langton, Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, to transfer half a bovate of land in Pykhale [Pickhill], Yorkshire, with the benefice of the church, to the master and brothers of St Leonard's Hospital in York, in spite of the statute barring clerics from holding or transferring feudal.The bishop of Lichfield and Coventry had general jurisdiction over probate within this area, which was exercised through the Lichfield Consistory Court.

This volume is an index to all wills and other testamentary documents recorded at Lichfield and Coventry