DIE Jovis, 11 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of York.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Marescallus Angl.
Ds. Arundell of Ward.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard of Brand.
Ds. Arundell de Trerife.
Ds. Butler de M. Park.
Ds. Gray de Roleston.
Countess of Warwick's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the better
enabling of Mary Countess Dowager of Warwick to
perform the last Will and Testament of her deceased
Husband, Charles late Earl of Warwick."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following; (videlicet,)
L. Privy Seal.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet To-morrow
Morning, at Nine of the Clock, in the Prince's
Lodgings; and to adjourn as they please.
L. Berkeley takes the Oaths.
This Day George Lord Berkeley of Berkeley took the
Oaths of Supremacy and Allegiance, and subscribed the
Declaration against Transubstantiation, pursuant to the
Act for preventing the Dangers which may happen from
Popish Recusants; his Witnesses being first sworn at the
Bar, and examined by the Lord Keeper, as to the Truth
of his Certificate concerning his Lordship's receiving the
Sacrament of the LORD'S Supper.
Bill to explain the one concerning Popish Recusants.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill for Explanation of an Act for preventing the Dangers which
may happen by Popish Recusants, being now sine Die,
shall meet this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock.
Trinity the Less, German Church, Bill.
ORDERED, That the Bill concerning the Augustan
Congregation shall be read To-morrow Morning.
ORDERED, That this House do sit To-morrow Morning, at Nine of the Clock, to read Bills.
Consideration of the King's Speech.
ORDERED, That this House will proceed in the Consideration of His Majesty's Speech To-morrow Morning.
Protests, Manner of entering them.
The House was adjourned into a Committee during
Pleasure, to take into Consideration the Manner of
After a long Debate, the House was resumed.
And it is ORDERED, That this Debate is adjourned,
to be resumed on Monday Morning next.
It is this Day ORDERED, by &c. That no Report
from any Committee shall intervene, to interrupt the
Business appointed for the Day.
Taylor to be punished for Blasphemy.
Whereas, by Order of this House, dated the 14th
of May last, John Taylor was committed to the Hospital of Bedlam, alias Bethlem, as a Madman, for Blasphemous Words by him uttered, and owned at the Bar
of this House; and, upon Information from the Physician belonging to the said Hospital, That the said John
Taylor is not mad, it was, by Order of the 20th of the
said Month of May, referred to the Judges, to consider
how, and in what Manner, the said John Taylor is to be
proceeded with, and make Report:
It is this Day ORDERED, That the Judges do give
this House an Account of the said Reference within One
Week next after the Date hereof.
Thompson King's Servant versus Purier, Privilege.
Upon the Petition of Robert Thompson Esquire, One
of the Grooms of His Majesty's Privy Chamber in
Ordinary; complaining, "That William Purier, by
Thomas Chylde his Attorney, hath, in the Time of Privilege of Parliament, prosecuted the Petitioner and
his Wife to an Outlawry, contrary to the Privilege
Purier and Child sent for.
It is ORDERED, by &c. That the said William Purier
and Thomas Chylde be, and are hereby, required to
appear at the Bar of this House, on Monday the 15th
of this Instant November, at Ten of the Clock in the
Forenoon, to answer to the said Complaint; and hereof
they may not fail.
Bulkley versus Bulkley, in Error.
Whereas this House had appointed to hear the Errors
argued, upon a Writ of Error depending in this House,
between William Bulkley and Bartholmew Bulkley, on
Monday the 15th Instant.
It is this Day ORDERED, That the said Errors shall
be argued, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Wednesday the
17th of this Instant November at Ten of the Clock in the
Forenoon; whereof both the said Parties are to take
Notice, and attend accordingly.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris,
12um diem instantis Novembris, hora Nona Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us,