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numbers, and drawn into a fnare, Algar dies valiantly fight-
ing, ibid.

Algar, the fon of Leofric, banithed by king Edward, joins Griffin
prince of South-Wales, iv. 245. Unable to withstand Harold
earl of Kent, fubmits to the king, and is restored, 246. Banifhed
again, he recovers his earldom by force, ibid.

Alipius, made deputy of the British province, in the room of Mar-
tinus, iv. 74.

Alla, begins the kingdom of Deira, in the fouth part of Northum-
berland, iv. 110, 115.

Alric, king of Kent, after Ethelbert the 2d, iv. 152. With him.
dying, ends the race of Hengift, 155.

Ambaffador. See French, Spanish, &c.

Ambaffadors of Chrift, who ftyle themselves fo, iii. 384, 385. Not
to ask maintenance of those to whom they are fent, ibid.
Ambrofe, his notion of wedlock, ii. 222. Excommunicated Theo-
dofius, ii. 93. His conduct to that emperor remarked, 181.
Refifts the higher powers, contrary to his own doctrine, 205.
Ambrofius Aurelianus, dreaded by Vortigern, iv. 102. Defeats the
Saxons, ibid. Uncertain whether the fon of Conftantine the
ufurper, or the fame with Merlin, and son of a Roman conful,
ibid. Succeeds Vortigern as chief monarch of the ifle, 103.
Ames, Dr. his definition of marriage, ii. 141.

Anabaptifts, accused of denying infants their right to baptifm, iv.


Anacletus, the friend of king Pandrafus, taken in fight by Brutus,
iv. 7. Forced by Brutus to betray his countrymen, ibid.
Andragius, one in the catalogue of ancient British kings, iv. 22.
Andrews, bishop, and the primate of Armagh, maintain that church-
government is to be patterned from the law, i.89, Their argu-
ments for epifcopacy examined, 93, &c.

Androgeus, one of Lud's fons, has London affigned him, and Kent,
iv. 23. Forfakes his claim to the kingdom, and follows Cæfar's
fortune, 40.

Angels, of the feven Afian churches, whether to be taken collec-
tively, or individually, i. 187.

Anger, and laughter, why firft feated in the breaft of men, i. 154.
Animadverfions on the Remonftrant's Defence against Smectym-
nuus, i. 153.

Anlaf the Dane, with his army 'of Irish, and Conftantine king of
Scotland, utterly difcomfited by king Athelftan, iv. 193.
Anna fucceeds Sigebert in the kingdom of the Eaft-angles, iv. 135,
Is flain in war by Penda the Mercian, 136.

Anthony, Mark, quoted by Salmafius for the prerogative royal, iii.

Antigonus, the brother of king Pandrasus, taken in fight by Brutus,

iv. 7.

Antinomianifm and Familifm, confidered, i. 375.

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Antioch, had not the name of Theopolis, till Juftinian's time, i.65.
Antiquity, cuftom, canons, and councils, no warrant for fuperftitious
practices, i. 181.

Antoninus, fent against the Caledonians, by his father Severus, iv.
68. After whofe death he takes hoftages, and departs to Rome,

Apocalypfe, of St. John, the majestic image of a stately tragedy,

i. 120.

Apology for Smectymnuus, i. 207.

Apoftles, inftituted prefbyters to govern the church, i 106. Ap-
pointed a number of grave and faithful brethren to affift the ini-
nifter of each congregation, 135. Not properly bishops, iii.43.
Arcadia, fir Philip Sidney's; K. C.'s prayer ftolen thence, ii. 408.
Archigallo, depofed for his tyranny, iv. 21. Being reftored by his
brother, he then reigns worthily, ibid.

Archimailus, one in the number of ancient British kings, iv. 22.
Areopagitica, Speech for unlicensed printing under that title, i. 286.
Areopagus, judges of, condemn the books of Protagoras to be burned,

i. 291.

Aretius, his opinion concerning divorce, ii. 235.

Argentocoxus, a Caledonian, his wife's bold reply to the empress
Julia, iv.67.

Arians and Socinians, their notions of the Trinity, iv. 262.

Ariminum, Synod of more than 400 bishops appointed to affemble
there, by Conftantius, iv. 73.

Ariftotle, his definition of a king, ii. 279. Reckons up five forts
of monarchies, iii. 137. Salmafius's extract from his third book
of politics, 211. Commends the kingdom of the Lacedemo-
nians, 241. His definition of a tyrant, 301.

Arminians, their tenets, iv. 262.

Armorica in France, peopled by Britons that fled from the Saxons,


Army, English, offered the fpoil of London, if they would destroy
the parliament, ii. 422. Obedience and fidelity to the fupreme
magiftrates recommended to them, iii. 394.

Aron, a British martyr under Diocletian, iv. 72.

Arthur, the victory at Badon-hill, by fome afcribed to him, which
by others is attributed to Ambrofe, iv. 106. Who he was, and
whether the author of such famous acts as are related of him,

Artis Logica plenior Inftitutio, vi. 195.

Arviragus, engaging against Claudius, keeps up the battle to a vic-
tory, by perfonating his flain brother Guiderius, iv.44.

Afcham, Anthony, fent as agent to Spain, from the English com-
monwealth, iv.326. Juftice demanded of the king of Spain
against his murderers, 334.

Affaracus, a Trojan prince, joins with Brutus against Pandrafus,

iv. 6.


Commonwealth, of England, more equally balanced than any other
civil government, i. 47. Means propofed to heal the ruptures.
in it, iii. 393. A free Commonwealth delineated, 398. Rea-
fons for establishing one, 401, &c. Comes nearest to the go-
vernment recommended by Chrift, 408. Preferable to mo-
narchy, 438.

Conanus, Aurelius, an ancient British king, iv. 114.

Condidan, a British king, vanquished and flain, iv. 115.
Confcience, not to be forced in religious matters, iii. 319, &c.
Conftans, the emperor put to death by the chriftian foldiers, iii.
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. Geron-
tius 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,
iv. 113. He is faid to have murdered two young princes of the
blood royal, ibid.

Conftantine, king of Scotland, joining with the Danes and Irish un-
der Anlaf, is overthrown by Athelftan, iv. 191, 192.

Conftantius Chlorus fent against Caraufius, iv. 70. Defeats Alectus,
who is flain in the battle, 71. Is acknowledged by the Britons
as their deliverer, ibid. Divides the empire with Galerius, 72.
Dies at York, ibid.

Conftantius, the fon of Conftantine, overcomes Magnentius, who
contended with him for the fole empire, iv. 73.

Confubftantiation, 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 anfwer to her father, begets his difpleafure, 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 imprisoned by her two fifter's
fons, ibid.

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 ainong them
not remedied by epifcopacy, ibid.

Coronation-Oath, fome words faid to be struck 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 such a
council among other states, 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 ambaffadors, &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 fetting afide the princeffes
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 thofe of the earl of Ormond,
ii. 367. Envied for his fuccefs in Ireland, 243. His fate let-
ters, iv. 371. vi. 1. His character, 432.

Cuichelm, the Weft 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.
Cuthred, 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 fame name, 159.

Cuthulf, the brother of Keaulin, vanquishes the Britains at Bedan-
ford, and takes several towns, iv. 115.

Cuthwin, fee Keaulin.

Cyprian, unwilling to act without the affent of his affiftant laics,
136. Epifcopacy in his time, different from what it has been
fince, 161.




DANAUS, the story of him and his fifty daughters, iii. 226.
Danes, first appear in the wett, iv. 154. They flay the king's ga-
therer of customs, ibid. Landing at Lindisfarne in Yorkshire,
they pillage that monaftery, 155. Attempting to fpoil another
monaftery, they are cut off by the Englith, 156. Waste and
deftroy Northumberland, 161. They wafte Shepey in Kent,
and engage with Ecbert, near the river Carr, 164. Are put
to flight by Ecbert, 165. Their various fuccefs in the reign of
Ethelwolf, ibid, &c. Many great battles between them and the
English in the reign of Ethelred, 171. Their whole army being
defeated, they are brought to terms by king Alfred, 177. In
the fame king's reign, feveral vaft fleets of Danes arrive with
fresh fupplies, 177-181. Many thoufands dettroyed at Col-
chefter, and in their retreat from Maldon, 187. A valt ariny
of them overthrown by king Athelftan, 192. Maffacred by the
English in all parts of the land in the reign of king Ethel-
red, 210.

Danish ambaffadors, anfwers to them from the council of ftate, iv.
35. 353:

Danius, reckoned emong the ancient British kings, iv. 20.
Dantzick, complained of, for impofing a tribute on the English
merchants, for relief of the king of Scots, iv. 337. Oliver's
letter to the confuls and fenators of that republic, 429.

David, his exclamation in the 51ft Pfalm explained, ii. 280. Ab-
folved by God himself from the guilt of his fin, iii. 152. His
conduct towards Saul, accounted for, 191. Compared with
king Charles, 198.

Dedication, Remarks on one to our Saviour, i. 214.

Dee, John, the mathematician, invited to Mofcow, iv. 310.
Defence of the people of England against Salmafius, iii. 103. In
the original Latin, v. 37.. Second, against an anonymous
writer, vi. 361. In the original Latin, v. 197. Of the author
against Alexander More, in Latin, 269.

Deira, kingdom of, in Northumberland, fet up by Alla, the Weft-
Saxon, iv. 110. 115.

Demetrius Evanowich, emperor of Ruffia, an impoftor, dragged out
of his bed, and pulled to pieces, iv. 295.

Denmark, king of, fee Frederick III.

Deodate, Charles, letters to, i. vi. viii. xvi.
Deruviamus, fee Faganus.

Digreffion, concerning the affairs of church and state, in 1631,
iv. 81, &c.

Dinothus, abbot of Bangor, his fpeech to bishop Auftin, iv. 124.
Dioclefian, a king of Syria, and his fifty daughters, faid to have been
driven upon this ifland, iv. 4.

Dioclefian, the emperor, perfecutes his chriflian fubjeAs, iv. 72.


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