Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 3, 1620-1628. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, videlicet, 10 die Junii,
Witnesses against Doctor Manwaring.
Sir George Hastings, Knight.
Sir Thomas Coney, Knight.
Hamond Claxton, Esquire.
E. of Bedford.
E. of Clare.
L. Bp. of Norwich.
L. Bp. of Lincoln.
Mr. Serjeant Crewe,
Mr. Attorney General
|To attend the Lords.|
Discovering and Repressing Recusants, etc.
Hodie, 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Explanation of a Branch of the Statute, made in the Third Year of the Reign of our late Sovereign Lord King James, intituled, An Act for the better discovering and repressing of Popish Recusants.
Confirmation of Letters Patent to the E. of Bristol. Expedit.
E. of Arundell's Bill.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning the Title, Name, and Dignity of Earl of Arundell; and for the annexing of the Castle, Honour, Manor, and Lordship of Arundell, in the County of Sussex, with the Titles and Dignities of the Barony of Fitz-Allen, Clun, and Oswalstrye, and Matravers, and with divers other Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, hereafter in this Act mentioned, being now Parcel of the Possessions of Thomas Earl of Arundell and Surry, Earl Marshal of England, to the same Title, Name, and Dignity of Earl of Arundell.
Address to the King, to prolong this Session of Parliament.
The King's Answer.
Their Lordships returned, with this Answer: "That, so as the great Business of His Majesty, which was intended to go Hand in Hand with the Petition of Right may receive no Delay, His Majesty is contented to enlarge His Time for this Session, for some few Days, to dispatch the Business of both Houses."
Message to the H. C. to acquaint them with it.
Mr. (fn. 1)
Mr. (fn. 1)
E. of Huntingdon versus Sir Herry Sherley.
The Order conceived by the Earl Marshal for Satisfaction to be given to the Earl of Huntingdon, for the scandalous Aspersions laid on his Lordship by Sir Henry Sherley, was read, and Ordered. And the Publication thereof, which is to be read at the Assizes in the Borough of Leicestre, was also read, and Ordered. And then it was Ordered, Sir Henry Sherley to be brought to the Bar To-morrow Morning, to acknowledge his Offence, etc. accordingly.
Witnesses in the E. of Warwick's Cause.
Subsidies of the Clergy.
Report from the Committee appointed to take Examinations touching Doctor Manwaring.
The Committee appointed to take the Examinations touching Doctor Manwaringe's Sermon, 4 Maii, signified unto the House, That those Six Witnesses, whom they examined this Morning, do not materially prove the Accusation of the Commons therein; and that they find, by Mr. Pym's Note, delivered to the Clerk, that Five of the House of Commons heard the same Sermon also; and moved, That their Testimony might be had. Whereupon a Message was sent to the House of Commons, by (fn. 1)
Message to the H. C. for some of their Members to be sworn in this Business.
To shew unto the House of Commons, the said Note delivered by Mr. Pyme, and to signify unto them, That the Lords are informed that those Five Gentlemen are able to testify materially touching Doctor Manwaring's Sermon (4 Maii), and, if they please to come and be sworn, the Lords are ready to take their Testimonies.
Sir Francis Darcie.
Sir Daniell Norton.
Sir William Lytton.
Sir Francis Annsley.
Bidle versus Bowars.
The Witnesses Hill and Penn, who were sworn here, concerning the Complaint against Ra. Bowars, are to be examined this Afternoon, by the Committee for Petitions, and then dismissed for their further Attendance.