Passages from David Blondel’s Of the primacie in the Church

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  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/403
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises xxi.357
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      ff 41-46 (f 45v, f 46 are blank)

Scope and Content

Further translations by Lord Lauderdale pp. 45, 208, 235, 303-5 of the same work. A translation of the title and headings in the hand of the Earl of Lauderdale, together with similar translations of certain passages out of David Blondel’s De la primauté en l’Eglise… 1641.

‘Pag: 303. 304. 305. Chap. 25. Sect. 53. §. 1. Reply And why then when pope Celestin had succeeded pope Boniface in the pontifical dignity, does prosper report that he sent German Bishop of Auxerre into great Brittaine & made him his legat there’


See also DWL/RB/1/110; 119; 400; 401; 402; 404.

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black xxi.357; Thomas p.9


  • For Celestine I, Pope from 422 (d 432), see ODCC.
  • For Boniface I, Pope from 418 (d 422), see ODCC.
  • For Prosper of Aquitaine (c 390-c463), see ODCC.
  • For Germanus, (c 378-448), Bishop of Auxerre, who came to Britain in 429 to combat Pelagianism, see ODCC.