The Hiëlist schism of 1573 in the Family of Love’s history and its impact on English Familism (2) – or, ‘Who was Daniel James?’

When Giles Creech went to Lambeth Palace, he parted with a good deal of information: new information to the Church authorities and, indeed, new information to us. He confirmed the broad structures …

Source: The Hiëlist schism of 1573 in the Family of Love’s history and its impact on English Familism (2) – or, ‘Who was Daniel James?’

Testimony of Giles Creech, Lambeth Feb 1637/38

1637/38 Giles Creech who had clearly been mixed up with Familist or Antinomian views, decided to spill the beans on his former associates. He claimed that he had been forced to turn informant becau…

Source: Testimony of Giles Creech, Lambeth Feb 1637/38