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Churchmen, fometimes preach their own follies, not the Gospel, i. 255. Time-fervers, covetous, &c. 256. Their deficiency in the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew learning, 257. Their weaknefs, in calling on the civil magiflrate to affift them, iii. 334. By whom to be maintained, 369. Lived at firft upon the benevolence of their hearers, 381.
Cicero, an enemy to tyranny, iii. 139. Approves the killing of Cæfar, iii. 231. 253. Affirms that all power proceeds from the people, 268.
Cingetorix, a petty king in Britain, affaults the Roman camp, iv. 37. Is taken prifoner by Cæfar, ibid.
Claudius, the emperor, is perfuaded by Bericus, though a Briton, to invade this ifland, iv. 41. Sends Aulus Plautius hither with an army, ibid. He comes over himself and joins with Plautius, 43. Defeats the Britons in a fet battle, and takes Camalodunum, ibid. Returns to Rome, leaving Plautius behind, ibid. He has exceffive honours decreed him by the fenate, ibid. Clemens Alexandrinus, no authority for bithops being above presbyters, to be found in his works, i. 73. His counfel to the pref byters of Corinth, 108.
Clergy, fhould be patterns of temperance, and teach us to contemn the world, i. 147. Advised not to gape after preferments, 193, Their condition in England, vi. 421.
Clergy, British, their bad character by Gildas, iv. 112,
Clodius Albinus fucceeds 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.
Cloud, one fometimes fiery, fometimes bloody; feen over all England, iv, 206.
Coillus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.
Coilus, the fon of Marius, leaves the kingdom to Lucius, iv. 64. Colaferion, a defence of the doctrine and difcipline of divorce, fa
called, . 240.
Comail, and two other British kings, flain by Keaulin, and his fon Cuthwin, iv. 115. Comet, one feen in August 678, in manner of a fiery pillar, iv. 141, Tw wo appear about the fun, 146. Portending famine, and the troubled ftate of the whole realm, 204. Or blazing ftar, feen to ftream terribly over England, and other parts of the world, 251. Comius of Arras, fent by Cæfar to make a party among the Britons, iv. 28.
Commodus, flain 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 II, and K. Henry IV, 283.
Commonwealth, of England, more equally balanced than any other
Conanus, Aurelius, an ancient British king, iv. 114.
204. Of a monk made emperor, iv. 78. Reduces Spain, ibid. Difplacing Gerontius, is opposed by him, and flain, ibid. Conftantine, makes war upon Licinius, and why, iii. 203. Conftantine, the fon of Conftantius Chlorus, faluted emperor after his father's death, iv. 72. His mother faid to be Helena the daughter of Coilus a British prince, ibid. His eldest son enjoys this ifland, 73. A common foldier of the fame name faluted emperor, 77. By the valour of Edebecus and Gerontius, he gains in France as far as Arles, 78. By the conduct of his fon Conftans, and of Gerontius, he reduces all Spain, ibid. Gerontius difplaced by him, calls in the Vandals against him, ibid. Befieged by Conftantius Comes, he turns prieft, is afterwards carried into Italy, and put to death, 79.
Conftantine, the fon of Cador, fharply inveighed against by Gildas,
Conftantine, king of Scotland, joining with the Danes and Irish un-
Conftantius, the fon of Conftantine, overcomes Magnentius, who
Gonfubftantiation, not a mortal errour, iv. 262.
Contention, in minifters of the Gofpel, fcarce allowable even for their own rights, iii. 350,
Copulation, no longer to be efteemed matrimonial, than it is an effect
of love, ii. 140..
Cordeilla's fincere answer to her father, begets his displeasure, iv, 14. She is married to Aganippus, a king in Gaul, 15. She receives her father, rejected by his other daughters, with most dutiful affection, 16. Reftores him to his crown, and reigns after him, ibid. Vanquished, depofed, and imprifoned by her two fifter's fons, ibid. ว Corineus, a Trojan commander, joins forces with Brutus, iv. 10. Slays Imbertus, ibid. Arrives with Brutus in this ifland. ibid.
Cornwal from him denominated falls to his lot, ibid. Overcomes the giant Goemagog, 11. Corinthians, governed by prefbyters, i. 101. Schifm
Schifm among them
not remedied by epifcopacy, ibid. Coronation-Oath, fome words faid to be ftruck out of it, iii. 310. Covenant, what it enjoined, ii. 375.
Council, General, what their power and employment, iii. 412. Should be perpetual, 413. Inftances of the perpetuity of fuch a council among other ftates, 414.
Council, Saxon, of little authority, ii. 252.
Council of nobles and prelates at Caln in Wiltshire, killed and maimed by the falling in of the room, where they fate, iv. 204. Council of State, their reply to the Danish ambassadors, &c. iv. 351.
Councils and Fathers, an intangled wood, which papists love to fight in, iv. 259.
Courland, duke of, Oliver's letter to him, iv. 428.
Craig, John, his opinion of kings, ii. 291, 292.
Cranmer, and the other bithops concur in setting afide the princesses Mary and Elizabeth, i. 7.
Crida, the firft of the Mercian kingdom, iv. 115.
Criminal, more juft to try one by a court of justice, than to butcher
him without trial, iii. 121, 122.
Crowns, a clerical debate about the right fhaving them, iv. 139. Cromwell, his actions compared with those of the earl of Ormond,
ii. 367. Envied for his fuccefs in Ireland, 243. His ftate letters, iv. 371. vi. 1. His character, 432. Cuichelm, the West Saxon, fends Eumerus to affaffinate king Edwin, iv. 128. Is baptized in Dorchester, but dies the fame year, 134.
Cullen, council there, voted tithes to be God's rent, iii. 365. Cunedagius, the fon of Regan, depofeth his aunt Cordeilla, iv. 16.
Shares the kingdom with his coufin Marganus, is invaded by him, meets him and overcomes him, ibid.
Cuneglas, a British king, reigns one of five a little before the Saxons were fettled, iv. 114.
Cunobeline, fee Kymbeline.
Cutha, helps his father Keaulin against Ethelbert, iv. 111. Cutbred, king of the Weft-Saxons, joins with Ethelbald the Mercian
and gains a victory over the Welfh, iv. 149. He has a fierce battle with Ethelbald the Mercian, which he not long furvives, 150. A king of Kent of the same name, 159.
Cuthulf, the brother of Keaulin, vanquishes the Britains at Bedanford, and takes feveral towns, iv. 115.
Cuthwin, fee Keaulin.
Cyprian, unwilling to act without the affent of his affistant laies, i. 136. Epifcopacy in his time, different from what it has been fince, 161.
DANAUS, the ftory of him and his fifty daughters, iii. 226.
Danish ambaffadors, answers to them from the council of state, iv.
Danius, reckoned emong the ancient British kings, iv. 20.
Dedication, Remarks on one to our Saviour, i. 214.
Deira, kingdom of, in Northumberland, fet up by Alla, the Weft-
Saxon, iv. 110. 115.
Demetrius Evanovich, emperor of Ruffia, an impoftor, dragged out
Denmark, king of, fee Frederick III.
Deodate, Charles, letters to, i. vi. viii. xvi.
Digreffion, concerning the affairs of church and state, in 1631,
Dinothus, abbot of Bangor, his fpeech to bishop Austin, iv. 124.
Dioclefian, the emperor, perfecutes his chriflian fubjects, iv. 72.4
Diodorus, his account how the Ethiopians punish criminals, iii. 221.
Diogenes, his delineation of a king, iii. 224.
Dionyfius, Alexandrinus, commanded in a vifion to read any books
Dis, the first peopler of this ifland, as fome fabulously affirm, the
Difciples, of Chrift, their saying relating to marriage, explained,
Difcipline, in the church, neceffary to remove diforder, i. 80. Its
Difpenfation, what it is, ii. 15.
Divines, Advice to them not to be difturbers of civil affairs, ii.
Divorce, arguments for it, addreffed to the parliament and affem-
Doctrine and Difcipline of Divorce, i. 332. Judgment of Martin
Domitian, the killing of him commended by Pliny, iii. 231.