- skip - Brewer’s

Six Articles (33 Henry VIII.)

enjoins the belief in (1) the real presence of Christ in the Eucharist; (2) the sufficiency of communion in one kind; (3) the celibacy of the priests, (4) the obligation of vows of chastity; (5) the expediency of private masses; and (6) the necessity of auricular confession.

previous entry · index · next entry


Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

previous entry · index · next entry

Sit Up (for anyone) (To)
Sit Upon (To)
Sit on the Rall or Fence (To)
Sit on Thorns (To) or on Tenterhooks
Sitting in Banco
Sieve and Shears
Siva (Indian)
Six. Six thrice or three dice
Six Articles (33 Henry VIII.)
Six-hooped Pot
Six Members
Six Months War
Six Nations (The)
Six Points
Six-Principle Baptists (The)
Sixes and Sevens (All)
Sixteen-string Jack

See Also:

Six Articles