The two acts for the pardon of the spiritualty and temporalty were passed concurrently.
He had studied the question for seven years, and was satisfied that no temporal lord could be head of the spiritualty.
The spiritualty were already exasperated by the clipping of their claws in the last session.
The king is ruled by a common —— Anne Boleyn, who has made all the spiritualty to be beggared, and the temporalty also.
All Mary's acts in favour of an independent legislation and jurisdiction of the spiritualty were repealed.
The difficulty is to determine the proportion of offenders (if they may be called such) to the body of the spiritualty.