DIE Sabbati, 18 Aprilis,
Domini tam Spirituales
quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribun ur,
præsentes fuerunt :
p. Archiepus. Cantuar.
p. Epus. Sarum.
p. Epus. Co. et Litch.
p. Epus. Glouc.
p. Epus. Exon.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
p. Epus. Assaphen.
p. Epus. Bath. et Well.
p. Epus. Oxon.
p. Epus. Hereff.
p. Epus. Elien.
p. Epus. Bristoll.
p. Epus. Bangor.
p. Epus. Cicestren.
p. Epus. Petriburgen.
p. Epus. Landaven.
|Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Mag Sigilli
p. Epus. London. Ds. Thesaui Angliæ.
p. Comes Maunchester, Ds. Custos. Privati Sigilli.
p. Marchio Winton.
p. Comes Lyndsey, Magnus Camerar. Angliæ.
p. Comes Arundell et Surr. Comes Maresc. Angliæ, et Senesc Hospitii.
p. Comes Northumbriæ, Magnus Admirallus. Angliæ.
p. Comes Pembrooke, Camerar Hospitii.
p. Comes Rutland.
p. Comes Huntington.
p. Comes Bathon.
p. Comes South'ton.
p. Comes Bedford.
p. Comes Hartford.
p. Comes Essex.
p. Comes Lincolne.
p. Comes Nottingham.
p. Comes Dorsett.
p. Comes Sarum.
p. Comes Bridgwater.
p. Comes North'ton.
p. Comes Warwiciæ.
p. Comes Devon.
p. Comes Cantabr.
p. Comes March.
p. Comes Carlile.
p. Comes Denbeigh.
p. Comes Bristow.
p. Comes Holland.
p. Comes Clare.
p. Comes Bollingebrooke.
p. Comes Berkes.
p. Comes Cleveland.
p. Comes Mounmouth.
p. Comes Dover.
p. Comes Petriburg.
p. Comes Newport.
p. Comes Thanett.
p. Comes St. Albanes.
p. Comes Portland.
Vicecomes Say et Seale.
p. Vicecomes Camden.
p. Ds. Mowbrey.
p. Ds. Clifford.
p. Ds. Audley.
p. Ds. Strange.
Ds. Morley et Montea.
p. Ds. Wharton.
p. Ds. Willoughby de Par.
p. Ds. Pagett.
p. Ds. North.
Ds. Arundell de War.
p. Ds. Kymbolton.
Ds. Newenham Paddox.
p. Ds. Brooke.
p. Ds. Mountague de Boughton.
p. Ds. Gray de Warke.
p. Ds. Deynecourt.
p. Ds. Fawconbridge.
p. Ds. Pawlett.
p. Ds. Harvey.
p. Ds. Maynard.
p. Ds. Coventrie.
p. Ds. Howard de Escr.
p. Ds. Goringe.
p. Ds. Mohun.
p. Ds. Savile.
p. Ds. Dunsmore.
p. Ds. Herbert de Cher.
p. Ds. Cottington.
Lord Chief Justice of the King s Bench appointed Speaker during the Lord Keeper s Absence.
Memorandum, That, by reason of the Want of Health
and Indisposition of the Lord Keeper, a Commission was
awarded to Sir John Brampston, Knight, Lord Chief
Justice of the King's Bench, under the Broad Seal, to
execute the same Place, the which Commission was
read in these Words as followeth :
"Charles, by the Grace of God, King of England,
Scotland, Fraunce, and Ireland, Defender of the Faith,
etc. to our Trusty and Well beloved Sir John Bramston,
Knight, Chief Justice of the Pleas before Us to be
"Whereas Our Right Trusty and Right Well be
loved Counsellor John Lord Finch, Lord Keeper of
the Great Seal of England, is at this Time so visited
with Sickness, that he is not able to travel to the
Upper House of this Our present Parliament holden
at Westminster, nor there to supply the Room and
Place, in the said Upper House, among the Lords
Spiritual and Temporal there assembled, as to the
Office of Lord Chancellor, or the Lord Keeper of
the Great Seal of England, hath been accustomed;
We, minding the same Place and Room to be supplied
in all Things as appertainctn, for and during every
Time of his Absence, have named and appointed
you, and by these Presents do constitute, name, appoint, and authorise you, from Day to Day, and
Time to Time, when and so often as the said Lord
Keeper shall happen, at any Time or Times, during
this present Parliament, to be absent from his accustomed Place in the said Upper House, to occupy,
use, and supply the said Room and Place of the said
Lord Keeper, in the said Upper House, amongst the
Lords Spiritual and Temporal there assembled, at
every such Day and Time of his Absence, and then
and there, at every such Time, to do and execute
all such Things as the said Lord Keeper of the Great
Seal of England should or might do, if he were there
personally present, using and supplying the same Room;
wherefore We will and command you, the said Sir
John Brampston, to attend to the Doing and Execution
of the Premises with Effect And these Our Letters
Patents shall be your sufficient Warrant and Discharge
for the same, in every Behalf In Witness whereof,
We have caused these Our Letters to be made Patent
Witness Ourself, at Westm the Sixteenth Day of
April, in the Sixteenth Year of Our Reign.
This Day, the Lord Viscount Campden was brought
into the House, in this Manner: videlicet,.
The Gentleman Usher with his Black Rod, Garter
King of Arms, and the Lord Great Chamberlain, and
the Earl Marshal, going before, was brought in between
the Earl of Thanett and the Lord Newneham Paddox;
and the Writ being delivered upon the Knce to the
Lord Chief Justice, he delivered it to the Clerk, and
then the Lord Viscount Campden, being in his Robes,
was brought to his Place.
This Day the Prince his Highness's Writ of Summons
This Day was brought into the House, with the like
Ceremony as the Lord Viscount Campden was, the Lord
Awdley, between the Lord Strange and the Lord New
neham Paddox; and, because he came in upon Resti
tution, his Patent was thought fit to be read, which
bears, "Teste tertio die Junii, Anno Caroli Regis
"Nono" And afterwards was placed next above the
After the same Manner was the Lord Cottington
brought into the House, between the Lord Mowbray
and the Lord Strange; and his Patent being delivered
by Garter unto the Lord Chief Justice, it was delivered
unto the Clerk, but not read; and the Lord Cotting
ton was brought to his Place next below the Lord
The House called.
The Names of those Lords who were absent this Day
when the House was called, and in what Manner
their Absence was excused:
The Lord Powis, sick, but will come.
The Lord Boteler, a Minor.
The Lord Brudnell, excused for 7 or 8 Days.
The Lord Pawlett, sick, but will come.
The Lord Lovelace, excused for a while.
The Lord Craven, King s Leave to be absent; Extra
The Lord Arundell of Wardour, a Proxy shall be sent.
The Lord Stanhope, his Mother is dead, but will come.
The Lord Gherrard, hath sent his Proxy, Mort.
The Lord Evre, hath sent his Proxy.
The Lord Crumwell, Extra Regnum.
The Lord Windsor, hath sent his Proxy.
The Lord Vaux, hath sent his Proxy, Extra Regnum.
The Lord Stourton, hath sent his Proxy.
The Lord Dudley, hath sent his Proxy.
The Lord Morley, hath sent his Proxy.
The Lord Barkley, a Proxy will be sent.
The Lord Abergavenny, a Proxy will be sent.
The Lord Bishop of Chichester, with the Prince.
The Lord Bishop of St. Davies, a Proxy shall be sent.
The Lord Bishop of Lincolne.
The Lord Bishop of Carlile, Leave of Absence, but
will be here shortly.
The Lord Bishop of Chester, comes with the Earl of
The Lord Bishop of Worscester, hath sent his Proxy.
The Lord Bishop of Durham, commanded by the King
to return back.
Viscount Connaway, a Proxy shall be sent.
Viscount Purbecke, not well, a Proxy shall be sent.
Viscount Montague, a Proxy shall be sent.
The Earl of Strafford, coming.
The Earl of Chesterfeild, a Proxy.
The Earl of Carnarvan, sick.
The Earl of Kingston, not in Town, but will come.
The Earl of Stanford, Proxy.
The Earl of Newcastle, with the Prince, and will be
present as often as he may.
The Earl of Marleborough, Proxy.
The Earl of Danby, Proxy will be sent.
The Earl of Mulgrave, Proxy.
The Earl of Westmerland, will shortly come.
The Earl of Middlesex.
The Earl of Leicester, Proxy.
The Earl of Somersett, Proxy.
The Earl of Excester, Proxy.
The Earl of Suffolke, sick, but will come.
The Earl of Sussex, Proxy.
The Earl of Cumberland, Proxy.
The Earl of Worcester, Proxy.
The Earl of Darby, Proxy.
The Earl of Kent, Proxy.
The Earl of Shrewsbury, will send his Proxy.
Archbishop of Yorke, Proxy.
Lord Keeper, sick.
Consideration of the Common Prayer Book of the House referred to a Committee.
The Lord Privy Seal moved the House, That he had
observed, in the Common Prayer Book appointed to be
read in the House, certain Words, which he conceived
to be improperly applied to the Church of England,
and, after some Debate, it was committed to the Com
mittees ensuing: videlicet,
The Names of the Lords Committees :
|The L. Archbp of Cant.
L. Privy Seal.
E. of Bedford.
E. of Hartford.
E. of Warwick.
E. of Bristoll.
|L. Viscount Say et Seale.
L. Bp. of Sarum.
L. Bp. of Exon.
L. Bp. of Norwich
L. Gray de Werke.
|Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas,
Mr. Justice Crooke,
Mr. Justice Crawley,
Mr. Attorney General,
|To attend the Lords.
To meet presently, in the Committee Chamber.
Report from the Committee.
The Lord Archbishop of Cant reported to the
House, That the Lords Committes have considered
of the Words mentioned in the Book of Common
Prayers, appointed for the Higher House of Parliament, and do find that the Words are not, "The
Catnolick Church of England:" That the Words "Catholick Church" are not to be re rained unto the
Place, as if there were no other Church but the Church of England; but they are to be understood of
the Catholick Faith professed by the Church of Eng
land, and so we understand them It was Agreed by the
Lords Committees, That the Words might stand, in this
It was moved, That the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, in the High Court of Parliament assembled, might
take the Oath of Alegiance upon Monday, next.
Doctor Man waring Bishop of St. Daves.
This Day was read the Declration (fn. *) of the House of
Commons, made Tertio Caroli Regis, against Doctor Man
waring, since Lord Bishop of St. Davies, and likewise
the Sentence pronounced against him by the Lords
Spiritual and Temporal in the High Court of Parliament, which is committed to the Consideration of the
Lords of the Grand Committee for Privileges; and it
was moved, That what can be alledged on the said
Lord Bishop of St. Davids Part, either by Pardon,
Licence, or otherwise, that it may be produced and
seen at the Sitting of the Lords Committees, for their
full and clear Understanding and better Expedition in
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius, Locum tenens Domini
Cancellarii, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continun
dum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, vicesmo die
Aprilis, nona hora Aurora, Dominis sic decernent bus.