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Caraufius, grown rich with piracy, poffeffes himfelf of this ifland,
iv. 69. He fortifies the wall of Severus, 70. In the midst of
the great preparations of Conftantius Chlorus against him, he is
flain by his friend Alectus, 71.

Carinus, fent by his father Carus the emperor, to govern Britain, is
overcome and flain by Dioclefian, iv. 69.

Garlife, by whom and when built, iv. 13.

Cartifmandua, queen of the Brigantes, delivers Caractacus bound to
the Romans, iv. 46. Deferts her husband Venutius, and gives
both herself and kingdom to Vellocatus, one of his fquires, 48.
Carvilius, the first Roman who fought divorce, and why, ii. 125.

Carvilius, a petty king in Britain, with three others, affaults the
Roman camp, iv. 37:

Caryl, Mr. (author of the comment on Job) remarks on his con-
duct as a licenfer, ii. 244.

Caffibelan, one of the fons of Heli, gains the kingdom by common
confent, iv. 23. Generofity to his brother's fon, ibid. Heads
the Britons against Julius Cæfar and the Romans, 34. He is
deferted 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,

iv. 152.

Catellus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.

Cathay, defcription of that country and inhabitants, iv. 285, 286.
Cavaliers, fome account of them, ii. 467.

Cerdic, a Saxon prince lands at Cerdic-fhore, and overthrows the
Britons, iv. 104. Defeats their king Natanleod in a memorable
battle, ibid. Founds the kingdom cf the Weft Saxons, 105. See

Ceremonies, oppose the reafon and end of the Gofpel, i. 126. Fruf-
trate the end of Christ's coming in the flesh, 128.

Chancelar, 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 cenfured 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, iii. 12. His
indecent behaviour in the playhoufe, &c. 198. Charged with
poisoning his father, 237. With feveral irregular actions,
282, &c. His flight to the lfle of Wight, vi. 430.

Charles II declared he would never pardon those who put his father
to death, though this was faid to be his father's dying injunction,
vi. 419.

Charles V, how he deceived many German cities, iii. 10.



Charles Guftavus, king of Sweden, letters from Oliver to, iv. 373.
375, 382, 395, 400, 405, 415, 419, 431, 444, 458. From
Richard the protector, v. 2, 3, 4, 5. From the parliament
restored, 9.

Chastity, the defence of it recommended, i. 224.

Chaucer, his character of the pricfts of his time, i. 27, 34.

Cheek, fir John, his teftimony concerning Martin Bucer, ii, 65.
Cherin, an ancient British king, iv. 22.

Chrift, his method of inftructing men, i. 230. His manner of
teaching, ii. 248. Never exercifed force but once, iii. 343.
Chriftenings, reafons against taking fees for them, iii. 369.
Chriftiern, king of Denmark, his bloody revenge, ii. 302.
Chriftian faith, received in Britain by king Lucius, iv. 64. Said to
have been preached by Faganus and Deruvianus, ibid. Others
fay long before by Simon Zelotes, or Jofeph of Arimathea, ibid.
Upon what occafion preached to the Saxons, 118, 119.
Christians, primitive, all things in common among them, ii. 192.
Their behaviour to tyrants, iii. 204, 205.

Chriftina, queen of Sweden, letter to her from the English com-
monwealth, iv. 341. Her character, vi. 396.

Chryfanthus, the fon of Marcianus a bishop, made deputy of Britain
by Theodofius, iv. 76.

Chryfoftom, St. was an admirer of Ariftophanes, i. 291. His ex-
planation of St. Paul's epiftle relating to obedience to the higher
powers, iii. 174, 271.

Church, Of the Reformation of the Difcipline of, in England, and
the causes that have prevented it, i. 1. The likelieft means to
remove hirelings out of the, iii. 348.

Church, not to be reformed while governed by prelates, i. 83. Its
conftitution and fabric fet 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 refpect, 131. Delign of the prelates
in calling the church our mother, 201. Demands our obedience
when the holds to the rules of fcripture, iii. 81. Excommuni-
cates not to deftruction, 344. Will not cease to perfecute till it
ceafes to be mercenary, vi. 440.

Church of England, honours and preferments fhould not be the in-
citements to her fervice, i. 195. 197. Difference between the
church of Rome and her, iii. 81. Maintains that the word of
God is the rule of true religion, and rejects implicit faith, iv.


Church-difcipline, dangerous to be left to man's invention, i. 84.
Church-government, its form prefcribed in the Gofpel, i. 80, 84.
Not to be patterned by the law, 89. Its government by pre-
lates fofters papifts and idolaters, 112. Its corrupted eftate both
the cause of tumult and civil wars, ibid. Its functions to be free
and open to any chriftian man, 138.


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Churchmen, fometimes preach their own follies, not the Gofpel, i.
255. Time-fervers, covetous, &c. 256. Their deficiency in
the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew learning, 257. Their weak-
ness, in calling on the civil magiftrate to affift them, iii. 334-
By whom to be maintained, 369. Lived at first upon the be-
nevolence 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 prefby-
ters, 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 contema
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.

Cliguellius, an ancient British king, iv. 23.

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.

Clotenus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.

Cloud, one fometimes fiery, fometimes bloody; feen over all Eng-
land, iv. 206.

Coillus, an ancient British king, iv. 22.

Coilus, the fon of Marius, leaves the kingdom to Lucius, iv. 64.
Colafterion, a defence of the doctrine and difcipline of divorce, fo
called, ii. 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.
Two appear about the fun, 146. Portending famine, and the
troubled state of the whole realm, 204. Or blazing star, seen 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, ill. 233.

Commons, with the king, make a good parliament, iii. 267. 277.
Their grant to K. Richard II, and K. Henry IV, 283.








The Letters refer to the Volumes; the Figures to the Pages

of each.


AARON, his prieíthood no pattern to ground epifcopacy on,

Vol. i. 92.

Abimelech, Remarks on the manner of his death, iii. 158.

Abraham, commanded by God to fend away his irreligious wife,
1.363. His paying tithes to Melchifedec, no authority for our
paying them now, iii. 357, 368, 383.

Abramites, allege the example of the ancient fathers for image-
worship, i. 74.

memory of Bucer and Fagius

Accidence, Reafons for joining it and grammar together, iii. 441.
Acworth, Univerfity-Orator, the
celebrated by him, ii. 66.
Adam, left free to choose, i. 305.
ii. 119. His alliance with Eve,
fince, 133.

Created in the image of God,
nearer than that of any couple

Adda, fucceeds his father Ida in the kingdom of Bernicia, iv. 110.
Adminius, fon of Cunobeline, banifhed his country, flees to the em-
peror Caligula, and ftirs him up against it, iv. 41.

Adultery, not the only reafon for divorce, according to the law of
Mofes, 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.

Eduans, in Burgundy, employ the Britons to build their temples
and public edifices, iv. 72.



Aganippus, a Gaulish king, marries Cordeilla, daughter of king
Leir, iv. 15. Reftores her father to his throne, 16.

Agatha, Decree of the council there, concerning divorce, ii. 224.
Agricola, Son of Severianus, fpreads the Pelagian doctrine in Bri-
tain, iv. 90.

Aidan, a Scotch Bishop, fent for by Ofwald, to fettle religion, iv.
133. Has his epifcopal feat at Lindisfarne, ibid. Dies for
grief of the murder of Ofwin, 135.

Alaric, takes Rome from the emperor Honorius, iv. 79.

Alban, of Verulam, with others, fuffers martyrdom under Diocle-
fian, iv. 72.

Albanact, one of the three fons of Brutus, that has Albania, now
Scotland, for his fhare in the kingdom, iv. 11.

Albert, faid to have fhared the kingdom of the Eaft-angles with
Humbeanna after Elfwald, iv. 165.

Albina, faid to be the eldest of Dioclefian's 50 daughters, iv. 4.
From her the name Albion derived, ibid.

Albion, the ancient name of this ifland, iv. 3,4. Whence derived,

Alciat, his opinion concerning divorce, ii. 236.

Alcred flaying Ethelwald, ufurps the kingdom of the Northum-
brians, iv. 152.

Aldfrid, recall'd from Ireland, fucceeds his brother Ecfrid in the
Northumbrian kingdom, iv. 144. Leaves Ofred, a child, to fuc-

ceed him, 145.

Aldulf, nephew of Etheldwald, fucceeds king of the Eaft-angles,
iv. 160.

Alectus, treacheroufly flays his friend Caraufius, iv. 71. Is over-
thrown by Afclepiodotus, and flain, ibid.

Alemannus, reported one of the four fons of Hiftion, defcended from
Japhet; of whom the Alemanni or Germans, iv. 4.
Alfage, archbishop of Canterbury, inhumanly used by the Danes,
Killed by Thrun, a Dane, in commiferation of his

mifery, ibid.
Alfred, the fourth fon 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 faid to have bestowed the Eaft-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, ufurps the kingdom of Northum
berland, iv. 159.

Algar, earl of Howland, now Holland, Morcar, lord of Brunne,
and Ofgot, governor of Lincoln, kill a great multitude of Danes
in battle, with three of their kings, iv, 172. Overpowered by


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