Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

24.6.1651 (Tuesday 24 June 1651)

document 70005800

24: This day I paid Mr Harlakenden 4li.7s. for his rent for Dagnal . the roll of my debts now is about. 57li.13s.

The Pope Clement 8: projected about 1530: the league to ruin the protestants, and destroy them in all countries reducing all to the obedience of the see of Rome; Charles.5. he projects a universal monarchy: the pope to entertain the Emp: breaks down the remains of the temple of peace: and perhaps peace shall not be given to the world until he is ruined though he intended the ruin elsewhere.