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Stephen Greenblatt anticipated Bearman in rejecting the interpretation of John's business dealings as evidence of recusancy, but he maintained the argument for the Spiritual Testament in spite of Bearman's evidence against it, which first appeared when Will in the World was nearly finished.
Like the Fairfaxes, the Ingrams were cited for recusancy well into the next century.
Richard Burthogge], Prudential reasons for repealing the penal laws against all recusancy, and for a general toleration (London, 1687), p.
Nevertheless, one could wish that, when his sainthood is mentioned in works of reference, it is recognized for what it is: a pleasing piece of Recusant piety in response to Bede's account, and probably no earlier than Recusancy.
Salinger and Thomas Pynchon, Bill Gray lives in solitude somewhere in upstate New York; his long recusancy from the scene has, naturally, made him a celebrity and the longer he lays low the more famous he becomes.
Thus, in its embrace of sacramental marriage as a foretaste of the heavenly banquet, Belmont may represent one of the great Catholic estates in Lancashire, a "hotbed of recusancy," that Shakespeare might have enjoyed in his twenties as a tutor, such as Hoghton Tower, whose recusant and ultimately exiled owner may have bequeathed Shakespeare a small annuity.
In their latest work, they take Clitherow and situate her in a broader context of not only recusancy in the north of England, but of widespread arguments within the Catholic community in Elizabethan England about how recusants could respond to demands of obedience from the state and the strikingly divergent conclusions Catholic clergy reached about reconciling their faith with the state.
He writes that in laying the groundwork for Catholic recusancy under Elizabeth and in providing personnel and an administrative model for Tridentine Catholicism across Europe, "the Marian church 'invented' the counter-reformation" (207).
Specifically, such language underscores the villagers' alleged xenophobia (Taylor and his boat, though English, are perceived as treasonous) and parochialism, here registering as Catholic recusancy in the depiction of the villagers salvaging "reliques" of the ill-fated boat.
Ir Catholic recusancy was one problem of the regime, Puritan militancy was another; but we can discern little from this book about how far he was sympathetic of antagonistic towards Protestant extremism.
Between 5 September 1605 and 7 May 1606 he was among the guests entertained at Theobalds, the Cecil mansion in Hertfordshire, (26) and toward the end of his life he was granted the benefit of the recusancy fines paid by Lady Fitch of Essex.