|Author:||Knott, Edward, 1582-1656.|
|Title:||A modest briefe discussion of some points taught by M. Doctour Kellison in his treatise of the ecclesiasticall hierarchy. By Nicholas Smyth.|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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A modest briefe discussion of some points taught by M. Doctour Kellison in his treatise of the ecclesiasticall hierarchy. By Nicholas Smyth.
Knott, Edward, 1582-1656.
Printed, at Rouan [i.e. England: English secret press], Anno. M.DC.XXX 
Nicholas Smyth is a pseudonym used by Matthew Wilson, commonly known as Edward Knott.
Actual place of publication and printer from STC.
Errata on verso of N7, final leaf.
An answer to: Kellison, Matthew. A treatise of the hierarchie and divers orders of the Church against the anarchie of Calvin.
Some pages stained.
Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.
Kellison, Matthew. -- Treatise of the hierarchie and divers orders of the Church against the anarchie of Calvin -- Controversial literature.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Controversial literature -- Early works to 1800.
Church polity -- Early works to 1800.
Protestantism -- Controversial literature -- Early works to 1800.
TO MY WORTHY FRIEND Mr. A. M.
AN ADVERTISEMENT TO THE READER.
A TABLE OF THE QVESTIONS CONTEINED IN THIS DISCVSSION.
THE FIRST QVESTION. What iudgment may be framed of M. Doctour his treatise in generall.
THE SECOND QVESTION. Whether without a Bishop here can be a particular Church.
THE THIRD QVESTION. Whether by the deuine Law euery parti∣cular Church must haue it Bishop.
THE FOVRTH QVESTION whether a country, although the persecution should be ecreased by occasion of hauing a Bi∣shop, could refuse one, if it were only for the sacrament of Confirmation.
THE FIFTH QVESTION. Concerning M. Doctours Comparison be∣twen Bishops, inferiour Pastours, and Religious men.
THE SIXTH QVESTION. Whether Religious, as Religious, be of the Hierarchie of the Church.
THE SEAVENTH QVESTION Whether by the precedent Questions, we haue sufficiently answered M. Doctours Treatise, for such points as eyther de∣serued confutation, or required explication.
Faults escaped in the printing.