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FROM THE FIRST PLANTING OF CHRISTIANITY, TO THE END OF
THE REIGN OF KING CHARLES THE SECOND;
WITH A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE
AFFAIRS OF RELIGION IN IRELAND.
collected FROM THE BEST ANCIENT HISTORIANS, COUNCILS, and records,
JEREMY COLLIER, M.A.
WITH A LIFE OF THE AUTHOR, THE CONTROVERSIAL TRACTS CONNECTED WITH THE HISTORY, NOTES, AND AN ENLARGED INDEX, BY
FRANCIS BARHAM, ESQ.
WILLIAM STRAKER, 443, WEST STRAND.
THE SECOND VOLUME.
King William not crowned by archbishop Stigand, and why, 1.-The king is
said to have taken an oath to the English at his coronation, 2.-He governs
arbitrarily, 2.-Abbot Egelsin quits the kingdom, and why, 3.—The king bears
hard upon the liberties of the Church, 3.-A great alteration in the English
customs and constitutions, 4.-The dissolution of manners among the English
at the Norman Conquest, 5.-The king carries archbishop Stigand into Nor-
mandy, 6.-The cathedral at York burnt, 6.-Marianus Scotus; his character,
7. The monasteries rifled by the Conqueror, 7.-The tenures of the Church
altered, 7.-Stigand deposed in a synod, 8.-His death, 10.-Lanfranc pre-
ferred to the see of Canterbury, 10.-The solemnity of his consecration, 11.-
A dispute between the see of York and Canterbury, 13.-The archbishop of
York revives his claim at Rome, 15.-The controversy decided in behalf of
Canterbury at Windsor, 16.-King Malcolm does homage to the Conqueror,
18.-The death of Egelwin, bishop of Durham, 18.-A synod held at London,
19. The primitive bishops fixed their sees where they thought fit, 21.-None
but bishops and abbots allowed to speak in the synod without leave, 21.-The
legislative authority of synods wholly in the bishops, 22.-A council held at
Winchester, 27.-This synod gives a liberty to married priests denied by the
pope, 29.-An account of the form and proceedings of diocesan synods, 30.-Pa-
trick, bishop of Dublin, consecrated by Lanfranc, 31.-The letter of the clergy
and people of Dublin to that archbishop, 32.-Reverendissime Fili, 33.—
Lanfranc's letter to Gothric, king of Dublin, 33.-Donagh, first bishop of
Dublin, 34.-Lanfranc's letter to Torlogh, king of Dublin, 34.-The bishop of
Durham murdered, 37.-Odo's character from Pictaviensis, 39.-Odo endea-
vours to gain the popedom, 40.-Odo is arrested by the king, and imprisoned
in Normandy, 41.-Huntington's character of king William, 43.—The Con-
queror's justice and favour to the Church, 44.-The civil and ecclesiastical courts
separated, 44.-He orders a restitution of the Church lands seized by his Nor-