Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Tuesday, August 21st, 1660.
Ordered, That it be referred to a Committee to prepare the Form of a Protestation to be taken by the Members of the House, concerning the Bill for confirming of College Leases, which was taken off from the Table Yesterday; and that To-morrow the same be offered to each Member of the House, who shall be then present.
Privilege-a Person discharged.
Ordered, That Mr. * Campbell the Constable, who misbehaved himself towards a Member of this House, being now in the Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, be forthwith discharged of his Imprisonment, he paying his Fees.
The humble Petition of John Dodderidge, Minister of Shapperton in the County of Middlesex, being tendered to the House, and the Effect thereof opened; complaining, That, on the Fifth of August instant, he was, with Force and Violence, dispossessed of the said Rectory, contrary to his Majesty's Proclamation;
Officers in Courts of Justice.
The Question being propounded, That these Words, viz. "or constantly refused to administer the same," be added to the Amendment offered by the Committee in these Words, viz. "or which hath not, by Preaching, Printing, or Writing, declared his Judgment to be against the Administering of the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper to such Persons as were not scandalous or ignorant;"
|Sir Tho. Meeres,||Tellers for the Yeas:||127.|
|Lord Richardson.||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Ralph Knight,||Tellers for the Noes:||148.|
|Colonel King,||With the Noes,|
The Question being propounded, That this House doth agree with the Committee in this Clause, contained in one of the Amendments offered by the Committee, viz. "or which hath not, by Preaching, Printing, or Writing, declared his Judgment to be against the Administering of the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper to such Persons as were not scandalous or ignorant;"
The rest of the Amendments, to the last Line of the 3d Folio, and the additional Clause, beginning with these Words, "or which hath not subscribed any Petition to bring the late King, &c.;" and ending with these Words, "not scandalous or ignorant, &c." put in the Paragraph; were, with the Omission of the Clause last above-mentioned, upon the putting of them severally to the Question, agreed.