DIE Jovis, 5 die Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of York.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Marq. de Worcester.
Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Regis.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cher.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Butler de Moore Park.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
E. of Essex, Privilege.
Upon presenting a Paper to this House, being a
State of the Case of the Earl of Essex, in which he
claimeth Privilege of Parliament:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That it be, and is hereby, referred to the Lords Committees for Privileges, to consider
whether there be Privilege or no in the said Case, and
make Report unto the House.
Lady Zouch's Petition.
Upon reading the Petition of Dame Katherine Zouch
this Day; praying, "That this House would take her
Petition formerly depending, and the Order and
Judgement of this House, made the 22th of November, 1670, into further Consideration, and explain
the said Judgement then made;"
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of the Petition now read be, and is hereby,
referred to the Lords Committees appointed to receive
and consider of Petitions; whose Lordships are to report what they think fit to be done thereupon unto the
Triers of Petitions.
ORDERED, That it be, and is hereby, referred to the
Lords Committees for Privileges, to consider of the ancient Constitution of Receivers and Triers of Petitions,
and report what they find concerning the same unto
Thanks to the Bishop of Sarum, for his Sermon;
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Thanks of this House
be, and (fn. *) are hereby, given to the Lord Bishop of Salisbury, for his Pains in preaching before the Lords, in the
Abbey Church at Westminster, on Friday the Thirtieth
of January last; and that he be desired to print and
publish his Sermon then preached.
and to the Bishops of Hereford and Rochester.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Thanks of this House be, and
are hereby, given to the Lord Bishop of Hereford and
Lord Bishop of Rochester, for their Pains in preaching
before the Lords in the Abbey Church at Westminster,
on Wednesday the Fourth Day of this Instant February,
being a Fast-day; and that they be desired respectively
to print and publish their Sermons then preached.
Heads for securing the Protestant Religion.
The Fourth Head to be considered of by the Committee of the whole House, as it is revised and altered by
the House, is as followeth:
"That no Romish Priests do attend the Queen's Majesty,
but such as are Subjects of Portugall; and that such as
are now attending Her Majesty, that are otherwise,
may be removed; and that, after the Death or Removal of such other Servants as at present attend the
Queen's Majesty, none be admitted in their rooms
but such as are Protestants or Foreigners."
Love et al. versus Oxenden et al.
The House entering this Day upon the Cause between William Love and others, Plaintiffs, by Appeal,
against Sir Henry Oxenden, and Sir James Oxenden, and
others, Defendants, by hearing the same opened by Counsel at the Bar:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will proceed in hearing Counsel in the said Cause on Monday
the Ninth Day of February Instant, at Nine of the Clock
in the Forenoon.
Goston versus Sedgwick, in Error.
Upon reading the Petition of William Collop this Day;
shewing, "That his Lessee, Thomas Seidgwick, having
obtained a Verdict in the Court of King's Bench,
against Thomas Goston, who hath brought the same into
this Court, by Writ of Error, on the 23th Day of
January last, but hath not prosecuted the same, by
assigning Errors within Eight Days, according to the
Rules of this High Court; and therefore prays that
a short Day may be set, for the said Thomas Goston to
assign his Errors, or that the Record may be remitted:"
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Thomas Goston be, and is hereby, required peremptorily to
assign his Errors on the said Writ, on or before Friday
the Thirteenth Day of this Instant February, at Ten of
the Clock in the Forenoon.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 6um
diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis