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The Suppression of the Monasteries in the West Country

J. H. Bettey

The Suppression of the Monasteries in the West Country

by J. H. Bettey

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Published by Sutton Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion: general,
  • Institutions & Organizations,
  • Religion - Missions,
  • Religion - Church Life,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8311235M
    ISBN 100862995949
    ISBN 109780862995942

    LETTERS TO CROMWELL AND OTHERS ON THE SUPPRESSION OF THE MONASTERIES by G. H Cook and a great selection of related books, William Warham / -- Thomas West (la Warr) 49 / -- Edmund Whalley 2 / -- Richard Wharton 35 / -- Thomas Wolsey 1 7 / 5. -- Using every device of chicanery ensured that `the King would never want for taxes again. The economic motives of state opposition to the tenure of lands by religious corporations (dating from the thirteenth century) are explained under MORTMAIN. The countries dealt with in the present article are Germany, the Iberian Peninsula, and Italy. The suppression of English monasteries is .

    The Supression of the English monasteries. From any point of view the destruction of the English monasteries by Henry VIII must be regarded as one of the great events of the sixteenth century. The King sought to abolish the entire monastic system in order to add to the royal coffers and to break down opposition to royal supremacy. The Dissolution of the Monasteries (which term includes abbeys. From any point of view the destruction of the English monasteries by Henry VIII must be regarded as one of the great events of the sixteenth century. They were looked upon in England, at the time of Henry's breach with Rome, as one of the great bulwarks of the papal system. The monks had been called "the great standing army of Rome."One of the first practical results of the assumption of the.

    The Second Book Of the Life and Miracles of St. Benedict 1. There was a man of venerable life, blessed by grace, and blessed in name, for he was called "Benedictus" or Benedict: who, from his younger years, carried always the mind of an old man; for his age was inferior to his virtue: all vain pleasure he contemned, and though he were in the world, and might freely have enjoyed such.   The smaller monasteries were thereby declared havens of corruption, although the Act lauded the great houses—for the moment. The royal agents were so eager for the arrival of the booty seized from the monasteries that the Crown established the Augmentation Office in April of that same year to sort out the goods and wealth.


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The Suppression of the Monasteries in the West Country [Bettey, J. H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Suppression of the Monasteries in the West Country5/5(1). Get this from a library. The suppression of the monasteries in the West Country. [J H Bettey] -- Describes the confiscation of lands, properties, buildings and treasures of the English monasteries at the hands of Henry VIII and Thomas Cromwell.

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This book provides a timely and original overview of the Dissolution of the Monasteries and its longer term affects on the social and physical landscape of England and Wales during the decades that followed.

When tackling the suppression of the monasteries, it is a good idea to leave your personal religious beliefs at the door. Dr Willmott. The Dissolution of the Monasteries, occasionally referred to as the Suppression of the Monasteries, was the set of administrative and legal processes between and by which Henry VIII disbanded monasteries, priories, convents and friaries, in England, Wales and Ireland, appropriated their income, disposed of their assets, and provided for their former personnel and functions.

Three Chapters of Letters Relating to the Suppression of Monasteries by Thomas Wright. Publication date Publisher Printed for the Camden society, by J.

Nichols and son Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language English Volume Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the. Among the major cultural losses resulting from the dissolution, we must remember the destruction of the monasteries’ book heritage.

it is believed that most of the early Anglo-Saxon manuscripts were lost during this period. The suppression of monastic schools and hospitals also had negative consequences, especially at the local level. Inwhen the census reported in Domesday Book was commissioned, Glastonbury Abbey was the richest monastery in the country.

Abbot Henry of Blois commissioned a history of Glastonbury, cafrom the chronicler William of Malmesbury, whose De Antiquitate Glastoniensis Ecclesiae is our source for the early recorded history, and much awe. Books shelved as monastery: The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco, The Beautiful Mystery by Louise Penny, Dissolution by C.J.

Sansom, The Crowfield Curse b. The monasteries had been popular landlords, and the poorest classes of the community owed much to them as the only professionally charitable institutions in the country. An insurrection broke out in Lincolnshire which was sharply suppressed, but was followed by the much more alarming rising known as the Pilgrimage of Grace.

The Suppression of the Monasteries. They also confessed that the said visitor had given to them all their own chambers and all the books of the choir and divers other small implements and each of them a letter and 20d in their purses to bring them to their country, and gave them certain times to visit their friends, and so he hath with ii.

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Like Buddhist and Christian monasteries elsewhere, the Mongolian monasteries have since the 16th century acquired riches and secular dependents, gradually increasing their wealth and power.

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Monasteries, SUPPRESSION OF.—Under this title will be treated only the suppressions of religious houses (whether monastic in the strict sense or houses of the mendicant orders) since the somewhat more general subject of state encroachments on Church property will be found treated under such titles as Laicization; Commendatory Abbot; The Conflict of Investitures.

The economic motives of state opposition to the tenure of lands by religious corporations (dating from the thirteenth century) are explained under MORTMAIN. The countries dealt with in the present article are: I. Germany, the Iberian Peninsula, and Italy; II. England. The suppression of English monasteries is covered in its own article.

This led to the Suppression of Religious Houses Act inwhich gave the king the power to close down monasteries with an income of less than pounds and seize their wealth. This formed the legal basis for the Dissolution of the Monasteries. In the north of England, centring on Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, the suppression of the monasteries led to a popular rising, the Pilgrimage of Grace, that threatened the crown for some weeks.

The demand for the restoration of some monasteries resurfaced in the later, West Country, Prayer Book Rebellion.Suppression of Monasteries in Continental Europe. From the Catholic Encyclopedia. Under this title will be treated only the suppressions of religious houses (whether monastic in the strict sense or houses of the mendicant orders) since the Reformation.In and the monasteries were dissolved and their lands and wealth appropriated to the crown.

The second phase of the Reformation in England was marked by the doctrinal changes of Edward VI's reign. The first English Prayer Book was issued inand until there was a steady advance of Protestant doctrines and practices.