|Author:||Bédé de la Gormandière, Jean.|
|Title:||The right, and prerogatiue of kings against Cardinall Bellarmine and other Iesuites. Written in French by Iohn Bede, aduocate in the court of Parliament of Paris, and published by authority. Translated by Robert Sherwood.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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The right, and prerogatiue of kings against Cardinall Bellarmine and other Iesuites. Written in French by Iohn Bede, aduocate in the court of Parliament of Paris, and published by authority. Translated by Robert Sherwood.
Bédé de la Gormandière, Jean., Sherwood, Robert.
London: Printed by N. O[kes] for William Bladen, and are to bee sold at his shop in Pauls Church-yard, at the signe of the Bible, 1612.
|Alternate titles:||Droit des roys, contre le cardinal Bellarmin et autres jésuites. English. Right, and prerogative of kings.|
A translation, by Robert Sherwood, of Jean Bédé de la Gormandière: Le droit des roys, contre le cardinal Bellarmin et autres jésuites.
Printer's name from STC.
Errata on A8r.
Reproduction of the original in the Cambridge University Library.
Divine right of kings -- Early works to 1800.
Prerogative, Royal -- Early works to 1800.
TO THE MOST PIOVS, PRVDENT and Potent Monarch, IAMES, by the grace of God, King of Great Brittaine, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c.
The Translator to the Reader.
The Authors Epistle to the French King.
The Right and Prero∣gatiue of Kings.
CHAP. I. That the Authority of the Prince is from God.
CHAP. II. Wherein the Authority of the Prince consisteth.
CHAP. III. That Ecclesiasticall persons were subiect to Princes, before the comming of our Lord IESVS CHRIST.
CHAP. IIII. That since the comming of our Lord IE∣SVS in the flesh, the authority of Kings ouer Ecclesiasticall persons, is not di∣minished.
CHAP. V. The Christian Kings are grounded in title and possession of the rights and autho∣rity aboue declared.
CHAP. VI. That the first attempts of Popes, against the authority Royall, began in the third race of our Kings, who haue neuerthe∣lesse maintained themselues in their rights vntill this present.
CHAP. VII. What is the power of Ecclesiasticall per∣sons, And that the Pope is not groun∣ded in the pretentions of Cardinall Bellarmine, neither on Diuine, nor humane law, or right.
CHAP. VIII. That Cardinall Bellarmine & other Ie∣suites, set the Pope aboue that which is called God in Spirituall things.
CHAP. IX. That the Pope exalting himselfe aboue Kings in the manner as Cardinall Bel∣larmine will haue it, exalteth himselfe also aboue all that is called God in Temporall things.
CHAP. X. That it is one of the most pernicious here∣sies, to despise the King.
The Conclusion directed by the Authour to the French King Lewis the 13.