Elizabethan bishops and the civil power
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Elizabethan bishops and the civil power Statute 8 Eliz. I, c. 1 (1565/6).

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Published by Published for the Church Historical Society [by] S.P.C.K. in London .
Written in English


  • Church of England -- Bishops,
  • Bishops -- Great Britain.,
  • Ordination -- Anglican Communion

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The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17412525M

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