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  • The word is much older than its English use; there were Lollards in the Netherlands at the beginning of the 14th century, who were akin to the Fratricelli, Beghards and other sectaries of the recusant Franciscan type.
  • On the 26th of June 1680, upon Oates's testimony, the duke of York was presented as a recusant at Westminster.
  • Longueville's Life of Laud, by a Romish Recusant (1894); Congregational Union Jubilee Lectures,.

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