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No spiritual person is to serve more than two churches in
The Curate is not to travel more than sixteen miles in a day,
How salary is to be adjusted, where the Curate serves an ad-
All agreements for salaries contrary to the Act are void,
Treble costs given in recovering the remainder of what is
If the salary is equal to the value of the living, it is subject
The Incumbent may deduct from the salary for repairs in
The Bishop may direct the Curate to reside in the parsonage
Mode of enforcing the same, 129.
The Rector, &c. shall not dispossess the Curate without an
Curate must quit the house upon a new incumbency on cer-
Must not quit the curacy without certain notice to the Bi-
Penalty thereon, ib.
The Bishop may license any Curate employed, though not
May revoke a licence and remove the Curate, subject to ap-
Licences and revocations to be registered, 131.
Form of nomination of, 580. and see the Digest, p. i.
Deacon, age of, 189.
Dealing and trading by the clergy, 97.
Dean, 102. 195.
Declaration, 165. 195. 342. see Dissenters. Papists. Uniformity.
Remedy is given, where a predecessor makes a fraudulent
Money recovered for dilapidations shall be employed in re-
Of William III. 564.
Of George I. of 1714. p. 566.
Of George I. of 1721. p. 568.
As to instruments for orders, 576.
For a licence to a curacy, 577.
For a licence to a lecture, ib.
For dispensation for a plurality, ib.
Dispensations for pluralities, 146. 148.
Directions for, 581.
Certain statutes not to affect Protestant Dissenters taking a
Persons taking the oath, &c. exempted from certain penal-
Private meetings excluded from the benefit of the Act, 372.
Certain officers scrupling to take the oath may act by de-
Persons in Orders or pretended Orders taking the oath, &c.
The oath and declaration to be registered, 373.
Certain dissenting teachers exempted from parish offices,
A Justice may tender the oaths, ib.
Penalty on refusing to take them, ib.
Declaration of Quakers, ib.
How a person is purged after refusal to take the oaths, 375.
Papists, &c. excepted, ib.
Disturbers of religious worship, how punished, ib.
Protestant Dissenting Ministers, taking the oath and sub-
And shall be exempt from serving in the militia, 379.
No Dissenter shall hold the mastership of any college or
Certain assemblies for religious worship shall be certified
Teaching or preaching in any place without consent of oc-
Preachers and persons resorting to such certified places ex-
A Justice may require a Preacher to take the oaths, &c. spe-
Penalty on preaching after refusal, ib.
A Justice shall not compel a person to go more than five
Any person may require a Justice to administer the oaths,
The Justice is to give a certificate of the oath, 383.
Preacher, under circumstances, taking the oaths, exempted
Penalty on producing a false certificate, ib.
Doors of religious assemblies are not to be fastened, 384.
Ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the church saved, 385.
Act not to extend to Quakers, ib.
Offenders may be convicted before Justices in certain cases,
Forfeitures to be levied by distress, ib.
Persons who impugn the doctrine of the Holy Trinity are
District parishes, 420. 457. 462. 488. 505.
Disturbers of religious worship, 376.
Augmentation of, 291.
Drinking at alehouses, 388. 391.
Persons convicted of drunkenness are liable to a penalty, 388.
Constable, &c. neglecting his duty, liable to a penalty, ib.
Inquiries and presentments to be made of such offences, 389.
Constables, &c. shall present these offences, 390.
One punishment for one offence, ib.
Rights of the Universities saved, ib.
One witness sufficient to convict of tippling or drunkenness,
The oath of one confessing, proof against another, ib.
Penalty on conviction of drunkenness, ib.
On second offence, ib.
Certificate of the Minister for obtaining an alebouse licence
Endowment, transfer of, 495.
Entries false in register books, 528.
Corrupt, of benefices, 152.
Of parsonage houses and glebe, 240, 264.
Exempt benefices, 131.
Exemption from residence, 98.
Spiritual persons, occupying above eighty acres without con-
Under stat. 57 Geo. 3. cap. 99. how to be recovered, 132.
On Curates' licences, 123.
First Fruits, 282.
The time from which they are due to the King, 333.
Forging entries in register, 327.
Forms, see Instruments.
Gaming among journeymen, 393.
Gaols, Chaplains of, 136. 138.
Gilbert's Act, 209.
Exchange of, 238. 265.
Purchase of, 245.
Apportionment of, under the New Church Acts, 459.463.491.
Of marriage licence, 319.
Of ecclesiastical estates, 272. see Leases.
For charitable uses, 304. see Mortmain.
Of next presentation, 151. 171. and see the Digest, p. xvii.
Grave, under the New Church Acts, 452.
Houses of residence, 99. 209. see Parsonage Houses.
Contracts for letting, 115.
Idle and disorderly persons, 401.
Impediment, lawful, 185. 193. see Uniformity.
Incorrigible rogues, 402.
Incumbent, 120. 126.
Under the New Church Acts, passim. see Churches New.
Instructions, see Directions. Instruments.
As to building and repairing parsonage houses, 219. 231.
Of agreement for reduction of interest on money borrowed
Entry of baptisms and burials, 315.
Certificate of oath of dissenting preachers, 383.
Conviction under Vagrant Act, 408.
Conveyances under the new Church Acts, 428. 476.
Memorial for registering charities, 526.
Letters testimonial for orders, 578.
Notice, or si quis, 579.
Certificate of si quis, ib.
Title for orders, ib.
Nomination of a Curate, 580.
Presentation to a benefice, 582.
Letters testimonial for institution, ib.
Qualification for a nobleman's Chaplain, 583.
Resignation before a Notary, ib.
Resignation to a Bishop, 584.
Acceptance of resignation, 585.
Notarial Act of resignation, ib.
Nomination to an augmented chapelry or curacy, 586.
Donation of a chapel, 587.
Petitions for licences of nonresidence, 587. 588.
Notification of nonresidence, 589.
Receipts of interest and benefactions under the Queen Anne's
Bounty Acts, 594, 595.
Certificate thereon, 595.
Certificates of residence under the Queen Anne's Bounty Acts,
Journeymen gaming at an alehouse, 393.
Jurisdiction, when given under stat. 57 Geo. 3. cap. 99. p. 132.
King's chaplains, 147. 148.
Land, quantity of, to be held by Incumbent, 97.
To be given for glebe, 234. 238.
Exchange of, 240.
Copyhold may be annexed to benefices, 243.
May be given or sold to benefices, 244. 245.
Corporations, &c. may sell, 270. see Parsonage Houses.
Leases of, ecclesiastical, 272. see Leases.
May be sold or given to Queen Anne's Bounty, 283.