This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...of the place, and how often and in what manner. 28. Whether any convicted or confessing incontinence have bound themselves ...Read MoreThis historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...of the place, and how often and in what manner. 28. Whether any convicted or confessing incontinence have bound themselves to A vulgar game. resignation of their benefices or other canonical punishment if they relapse, and whether any after so binding themselves have relapsed. 29. Whether any men beneficed or in sacred orders are married (uxorati). 30. Whether any clerics frequent the churches of nuns without reasonable cause. 31. Whether any of the clerks in holy orders keep (Unent) any woman related to him, or any concerning whom evil suspicions may arise. 32. Whether any are drunken, frequenters of taverns, or traders, or usurers, or fighters or wrestlers, or notorious for any vice. 33. Whether any are farmers, giving and receiving churches or vicarages to farm without the licence of the bishop. 34. Whether any are viscounts (high sheriffs) or secular judges, or hold bailywicks (stewardships) for laymen, for which office they are obliged to give account (unde obligentur eisdem ad ratiocinia. 35. Whether any rectors make a bargain with their annual priests (cum sacerdotibus annuis) that, besides the stipend received from the rector, they may receive annualia and tricennalia from others. 36. Whether any is guilty of simony, either in regard to ordination or preferment. 37. Whether any parish priest has not sufficient maintenance from the rector. 38. Whether any rector or vicar has built on a lay fee or cemetery out of the revenues of the Church, or has placed tithes in a lay fee. 39. Whether any carry weapons, or have not the tonsure, and fitting habit. 40. Whether any one has more than one cure of souls without dispensation. 41. Whether any rector or vicar is the son of the last incumbent. 42. Whether any priest extorts money for...Read Less
Good. No Dustjacket. 1914. 579 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Firmly bound with clean pages but cracked hinge at rear. Former owner's name and two stamps depicting religious figures to front end papers. Moderate foxing to end papers, and fore edge. Tightly bound cloth with moderate bumping to spine, edges and corners.
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