See also:martyr, was educated at
See also:Oxford, where he became lecturer on
See also:law in 1535, being made later
See also:principal of Broadgates
See also:Hall, afterwards Pembroke
See also:College . He appears to have disavowed his
See also:Roman Catholic opinions just after the accession of
See also:Edward VI., but having been chosen a member of parliament in 1547 he gained notoriety by his opposition to the
See also:act of uniformity in 1548 . For crying out " Woe unto thee, 0
See also:land, when thy
See also:king is a
See also:child," he was imprisoned by the
See also:House of
See also:Commons, but he was soon released and went into
See also:exile . Returning to England in 1553, he resigned his position at Oxford, which was now that of regius
See also:professor of civil law, and was made chancellor of the dioceses of
See also:London and of Oxford and dean of
See also:arches .
See also:Queen Mary being now on the
See also:Story was one of her most active agents in prosecuting heretics, and was one of her proctors at the trial of
See also:Cranmer at Oxford in 1555 . Under
See also:Elizabeth he was again returned to parliament, but in 156o he underwent a
See also:short imprisonment for boasting about his
See also:work in the former reign . In 1563 he was again arrested, but managed to
See also:escape to
See also:Flanders, where he became a pensioner of
See also:Philip II. of Spain . The duke of Alva authorized him to exclude certain classes of books from the
See also:Netherlands and, in 1570, while engaged in this work, he was decoyed on to a
See also:ship at Antwerp and conveyed to Yarmouth . In spite of his claim that he was a
See also:Spanish subject, he was tried for high treason, and executed at
See also:Tyburn on the 1st of
See also:June 1J71 . In 1886 Story was beatified by papal decree .
RICHARD SALTER STORRS (1821-1900)
JOSEPH STORY (1779-1845)
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