« PreviousContinue »
Carausius, grown rich with piracy, poffeffes himself of this iland,
iv. 69. He fortifies the wall of Severus, 70. In the midst of
the great preparations of Constantius Chlorus against him, he is
sain by his friend Alectus, 71.
Carinus, sent by his father Carus the emperor, to govern Britain, is
overcome and sain by Dioclesian, iv. 69.
Carlife, by whom and when built, iv. 13.
Cartismandua, queen of the Brigantes, delivers Caractacus bound to
the Romans, iv. 46. Deserts her husband Venutius, and gives
both herself and kingdom to Vellocatus, one of his squires, 48.
Carvilius, the first Roman who fought divorce, and why, ii. 125.
Carvilius, a petty king in Britain, with three others, assaults the
Roman camp, iv. 37.
Caryl, Mr. (author of the comment on Job) remarks on his con-
duct as a licenser, ii. 244.
Calibelan, one of the sons of Heli, gains the kingdoin by common
consent, iv. 23. Generosity to his brother's son, ibid. Heads
the Britons against Julius Cæsar and the Romans, 34. He is
deserted by the Trinobantes, and why, 36. Yields to Cæsar, 37.
Dies, and is buried at York, 38.
Caffius, how treated for killing Caligula, iii. 232..
Cataracta, an ancient city in Yorkshire, burnt by Arnred a tyrant,
Catellus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.
Cathay, description of that country and inhabitants, iv, 285, 286.
Cavaliers, some account of them, ii. 467.
Cerdic, a Saxon prince lands at Cerdic-shore, and overthrows the
Britons, iv. 104. Defeats their king Natanleod in a memorable
battle, ibid. Founds the kingdom of the West Saxons, 105. See
Ceremonics, oppose the reason and end of the Gospel, i, 126. Frus-
trate the end of Chrilt's coming in the flesh, 128.
Chanceler, Richard, his arrival at Moscow, and reception there, iv,
Chaplains, what they are, iii. 65.
Charity, the fulfilling of the law, i. 337.—and mutual forbearance,
means to abate popery, iv, 267.
Charles I censured for diffolving parliaments, ii. 399. Remarks on
his devotion, 405, 406. How attended to the house of com-
mons, 417. His conduct towards the Irish rebels, iji. 12. His
indecent behaviour in the playhouse, &c. 198. Charged with
poisoning his father, 237. With sereral irregular actions,
282, &c. His flight to the Isle of Wight, vi. 430.
Charles II declared he would never pardon those who put his father
to death, though this was said to be his father's dying injunction,
Charles V, how he deceived many German cities, iii. 10.
bery, iv. 267. rliaments, ii. 399; mouse of com-
5, 40 duet towards the, &c. 198. Cube actions,
Charles Guftavus, king of Sweden, letters from Oliver to, iv. 373.
375, 382, 395, 400, 405, 415, 419, 431, 444, 458. Froin
Richard the protector, v. 2, 3, 4, 5. From the parliament
Chastity, the defence of it recommended, i, 224.
Chaucer, his character of the priests of his time, i. 27, 34.
Cheek, fir John, his testiinony concerning Martin Bucer, ii. 65.
Cherin, an ancient British king, iv. 22.
Christ, his method of instructing men, i. 230. His manner of
teaching, ii. 248. Never exercised force but once, iii. 343.
Christenings, reasons against taking fees for them, iii. 369.
Chriftiern, king of Denmark, his bloody revenge, ii. 302.
Christian faith, received in Britain by king Lucius, iv. 61. Said to
have been preached by Faganus and Deruvianus, ibid. Others
fay long before by Simon Zelotes, or Joseph of Arimathea, ibid.
Upon what occasion preached to the Saxons, 118, 119.
Christians, primitive, all things in common among them, ii. 192.
Their behaviour to tyrants, iii. 204, 205.
Christina, queen of Sweden, letter to her from the English com-
monwealth, iv. 341. Her character, vi. 396.
Chrysanthus, the fon of Marcianus a bishop, made deputy of Britain
by Theodofius, iv. 76.
Chryfoftom, St. was an admirer of Aristophanes, i. 291. His ex-
planation of St. Paul's epistle relating to obedience to the higher
powers, iii. 174, 271.
Church, Of the Reformation of the Discipline of, in England, and
the causes that have prevented it, i. 1. The likeliest means to
remove hirelings out of the, iii. 348.
Church, not to be reformed while governed by prelates, i. 83. Its
constitution and fabric set out in the prophecy of Ezekiel, 85.
When able to do her great works upon the unforced obedience of
men, it argues a divinity about her, 130, 131. Her humility
procures her the greatest respect, 131. Delign of the prelates
in calling the church our mother, 201. Demands our obedience
when the holds to the rules of scripture, iii. 81. Excommuni
cates not to destruction, 344. Will not cease to perfecute till it
ceases to be mercenary, vi. 440.
Church of England, honours and preferments should not be the in-
citements to her service, i. 195. 197. Difference between the
church of Rome and her, ini. 81. Maintains that the word of
God is the rule of true religion, and rejects implicit faith, iv.
Church-discipline, dangerous to be left to man's invention, i. 84.
Church-government, its form prescribed in the Gospel, i. 80, 8.4.
Not to be patterned by the law, 89. Its government by prc-
lates fosters papists and idolaters, 112. Its corrupted eltare both
the cause of tomalt and civil wars, ibid. Its functions to be free
and open to any christian mun, 138.
Clemens five honours decmey leaving Plader and takes cama Plautius,
Churchmon, fometimes preach their own follies, not the Gofpel, i.
• 255. Time-servers, covetous, &c. 256. Their deficiency in
the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew learning, 257. Their weak-
ness, in calling on the civil magistrate to affiit them, iii. 334.
By whom to be inaintained, 369. Lived at first upon the be-
nevolence of their hearers, 381.
Cicero, an enemy to tyranny, iii. 139. Approves the killing of
Cæsar, iii. 231. 253. Affirms that all power proceeds froin the
Cingetorix, a petty king in Britain, assaults the Roman camp, iv.
37. Is taken prisoner by Cæsar, ibid.
Claudius, the emperor, is persuaded by Bericus, though a Briton, to
invade this island, iv. 41. Sends Aulus Plautius hither with an
army, ibid. He comes over himself and joins with Plautius,
43. Defeats the Britons in a set battle, and takes Camalodunum,
ibid. Returns to Rome, leaving Plautius bebind, ibid. He has
excessive honours decreed him by the fenate, ibid.
Clemens Alexandrinus, no authority for bithops being above presby-
· ters, to be found in his works, i. 73. His counsel to the pref-
byters of Corinth, 108.
Clergy, should be patterns of temperance, and teach us to contema
the world, i. 147. Advised not lo gape after preferments, 193.
· Their condition in England, vi. 421.
Clergy, British, their bad character by Gildas, iv. 112.
Cliguellius, an ancient British king, iv. 23.
Clodius Albinus succeeds Pertinax in the government of Britain for
the Romans, iv. 65. Is vanquished and flain in a battle against
Septimus Severus, 66.
Cloten, reigned king of Cornwall, iv. 17.
Clotcnus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.
Cloud, one sometimes fiery, sometimes bloody; feen over all Eng-
• Jand, iv. 206.
Coillus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.
Coilus, the son of Marius, leaves the kingdom to Lucius, iv, 64.
Colasterion, a defence of the doctrine and discipline of divorce, lo
called, ii. 240.
Comail, and two other Eritis kings, Raiņ by Keaulin, and his son
Cuthwin, iv. 115.
Comet, one seen in August 678, in manner of a fiery pillar, iv. 141.
Two appear about the sun, 146. Portending famine, and the
troubled state of the whole realm, 204. Or blazing star, seen to
stream terribly over England, and other parts of the world, 251.
Comius of Arras, sent by Cæsar to make a party among the Britons,
Commodus, Nain by his own officers, declared an enemy to his coun-
try, iii. 233.
Commons, with the king, make a good parliament, iii. 267. 277.
Their grant to K. Richard Il, and K. Henry IV, 283. .
The Letters refer to the Volumes; the Figures to the Pages
A ARON, his priesthood no pattern to ground episcopacy on,
Vol. i. 92.
Abimelech, Remarks on the manner of his death, iii. 158.
Abraham, commanded by God to send away his irreligious wife,
i. 363. His paying tithes to Melchisedec, no authority for our
paying them now, iii. 357, 368, 383.
Abramites, allege the example of the ancient fathers for image-
worship, i. 74.
Accidence, Reasons for joining it and grammar together, iii. 441.
Acworth, University-Orator, the memory of Bucer and. Fagius
celebrated by him, ii. 66.
Adam, left free to choose, i. 305. Created in the image of God,
ii. 119. His alliance with Eve, nearer than that of any couple
Adda, succeeds his father Ida in the kingdom of Bernicia, iv. 110.
Adminius, son of Cunobeline, banifhed his country, flees to the em-
peror Caligula, and stirs him up against it, iv.41.
Adultery, not the only reason for divorce, according to the law of
Moses, i, 345. Not the greatest breach of matrimony, 367.
Punished with death, by the Law, ii. 199. Our Saviour's fen-
tence relating to it, explained, 204.
Æduans, in Burgundy, employ the Britons to build their temples
and public edifices, iv. 72.
Aganitous, a Gaulish king, marries Cordeilla, daughter of king
Leir, iv. 15. Restores her father to his throne, 16.
Agatha, Decree of the council there, concerning divorce, ii. 224.
Agricola, Son of Severianus, spreads the Pelagian doctrine in Bri-
tain, iv. 9o.
Aidan, a Scotch Bishop, fent for by Oswald, to settle religion, iv.
133. Has his episcopal seat at Lindisfarne, ibid. Dies for
grief of the murder of Orwin, 135.
Alaric, takes Rome from the emperor Honorius, iv.79.
Alban, of Verulaın, with others, suffers inartyrdom under Diocle-
fian, iv. 72.
„Albanait, one of the three sons of Brutus, that has Albania, now
Scotland, for his share in the kingdom, iv. Il.
Albert, said to have shared the kingdom of the East-angles with
Humbeanna after Elfwald, iv, 160.
Albina, said to be the eldest of Dioclesian's 50 daughters, iv. 4.
From her the name Albion derive., ibid.
Albion, the ancient name of this island, iv. 3,4. Whence derived,
Alciat, his opinion concerning divorce, ii. 236.
Alcred slaying Ethelwald, ulurps the kingdom of the Northum-
brians, iv. 152.
Aldfrid, recall’d from Ireland, succeeds his lurother Ecfrid in the
Northumbrian kingdom, iv. 144. Leaves Ofred, a child, to suc-
ceed him, 145.
Aldilf, nephew of Etheldwald, succeeds king of the Eaft-angles,
Aleflus, treacherously slays his friend Caraufius, iv. 71. Is over-
thrown by Asclepiodotus, and flain, ibid.
Alemannus, reported one of the four sons of Histion, descended from
Japhet; of whom the Alemanni or Germans, iv. 4.
Alfage, archbishop of Canterbury, inhuinanly used by the Danes,
iv. 116. Killed by Thrun, a Dane, in comıniferation of his
Alfred, the fourth son of Ethelwolf, and fucceffor of his brother
Ethelred, encounters the Danes at Wilton, iv. 174. Routs the
whole Danish power at Edinton, and brings them to terms, 177.
He is said to have bestowed the East-angles upon Gytro, a Danish
king, who had been lately baptized, ibid. A long war after-
wards maintained between him and the Danes, 178-181. He
dies in the 30th year of his reign, and is buried at Winchester,
181. His noble character, 181–183.
Alfwold, driving out Eardulf, usurps the kingdom of Northum.
berland, iv. 159.
Algar, earl of Howland, now Holland, Morcar, lord of Brunne,
and Orgot, governor of Lincoln, kill a great multitude of Danes
· in battle, with three of their kings, iv, 172. Overpowered by