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<interp inst="t16800421-13-off50" type="offenceSubcategory" value="religiousOffences"/> Indicted upon the Statute of 27 Eliz. for having taken Order from the See of Rome, and coming over into England </rs> being Impeached by one Alice Turner who had formerly been his proselyte. And upon Information one Mr. Stiff a Constable in St. Giles's taking with him some other Neighbours, went to Apprehend him, and having entred the House where he was said to lodg, They found him Confessing a Sick Woman, who no sooner seeing them begin roughly to handle her Priest but cryed out, O what will you rob me of my Salvation, upon search of him, They found about him a Petition to an Envoy, it being written in French, denoting that
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<interp inst="t16800421-13-person52" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> Priest, being in want since his release from the Gatehouse, desired his Charity; and farther a Purple Ribon with three Crosses upon it, with which all Popish Priests do usually give the Secrameot with in private wearing it about his Neck with a large Chrystal Crucifix; a Letter in Order to the more efficacious carrying on the Plot; as likewise saying Mass and giving the Sacrament was proved by the said
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<interp inst="t16800421-13-person53" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , not only at the Venetian Embassadnrs, but at Wild House, and confessing likewise to Dr. Oats the same, he was found
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1></div0>

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