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Subject Source: CCLA Browse List Broad Terms

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Ferdinand I letter to Philip II

 Item — Folder 1: [31197233293189]
Identifier: Vault MSS 755
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter on velum addressed to Philip II of Spain. The item concerns the religious problems in Europe at the time and expresses Ferdinand's opinion that things will correct themselves over time.

Frederik II letter to Philip II

 Item — Oversize-folder 1: [31197235226583]
Identifier: MSS 8493
Content Description Letter from King Frederik II to King Philip II regarding the changes in Europe at that time and the necessity of freedom of religion. Dated 1569.

Marcellus II letter to Philip II

 Item — Oversize-folder 1: [31197235226591]
Identifier: MSS 8494
Scope and Contents Letter from Pope Marcellus II to every Catholic European king to inform them of the changes and the purpose of the Council of Trent. It also talks about the bad health of the pope and his desire to keep peace among the nations. He gives the king a blessing for his endurance in the Catholic faith. Dated 1555.

Paul IV letter to Philip II

 Item — Oversize-folder 1: [31197235226567]
Identifier: MSS 8489
Content Description Letter from Pope Paul IV to Philip II to maintain his positions about the refusal of the abdication of Charles V, Philip's father. Also discusses that the papal authority has been discussed too much and obedience of Catholic States is needed. Dated 1555.

Paul IV letter to Philip II

 Item — Oversize-folder 1: [31197235224810]
Identifier: MSS 8492
Content Description Letter from Pope Paul IV to Philip II regarding his intent to drive the Spaniards out of Naples. He tries to justify his will by stating that the Church has power over all kings. Dated 1557.

Philip II letter

 Item — Folder 1: [31197233293163]
Identifier: Vault MSS 753
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter on velum. Philip II states that Henry IV of France is Catholic again because of Henry's intervention in the religious wars in France. Philip II stresses the importance of a Catholic France and Europe that can grow under the protective wing of the Church. The item is unclearly dated and addressed.

Bishop of Barcellona letter to King of Spain Philip II

 Collection — Folder 1: [31197233293155]
Identifier: Vault MSS 751
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter on parchment addressed to Philip II of Spain from the bishop of Barcellona. The item is a warning to Philip II about certain individuals known at court who are suspected of sympathizing with French protestant groups. The bishop promises to visit philip II to discuss the matter further. The bishop also praises Philip II for his faithfulness to the Catholic Church.

Vatican Security letter to the Army of Philip II

 Item — Oversize-folder 1: [31197232585353]
Identifier: MSS 8495
Content Description Letter from the security at the Vatican to the army of Philip II. The Church gives the names of people traveling Europe and preaching revolutionary ideas about freedom of religion. The nation of Spain is blessed because of its faith to the church. At the bottom of the document the secretary of Philip II put the King's symbols as a sign of approval. Dated 1563.