Libro quarto de cartas de l... Roma [Rome]: 1596-1610. Inquisition 7
Spanish, Italian and Latin. Collection of approximately 60 letters from inquisitorial agents to the Suprema at Madrid, reporting on political and religious developments in Rome. Most are signed by Juan de Hoces, but Francisco Peña's and other signatures also appear.
Memorial, que el Tribunal, ... S.l.n.a.: [1620s]. Inquisition 10
Spanish. Collection of policy documents, some fragmentary, compiled under Inquisitor General Andrés Pacheco (1622-1626). Formerly part of a larger volume, foliated 402-406.
Pio V, Papa [pope Pius V] Constitucion de nuestro San... Logroño: 1609. Inquisition 214
Spanish. Translation of the bull "Si de protegendis", originally issued 1569, asserting papal protection of inquisitorial witnesses and recognition of rights pertaining to familiars and officials. Cf. INQ207, INQ208.
"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Ciudad de Mexico, en la Sala de nuestra Audiencia: 1620. Inquisition 217
Spanish. Edict reminding confessors of inquisitorial jurisdiction over various sins and doctrinal errors, which cannot be otherwise absolved.
Pacheco, Andres Carta acordada del Ilustris... Madrid: 1622. Inquisition 220
Spanish. Edict forbidding inquisitorial officials from publically disparaging the lineage (limpieza) of others, due to the resentment this generates toward the inquisition.
Sotomayor, Antonio de "Don Fray Antonio de S... Madrid: 1634. Inquisition 226
Spanish. Edict repeating the 1633 order to read papal bulls relating to the inquisition in all monasteries. Particular note is made of pope Gregory XV's 1622 brief on cases of solicitation in the confessional; such cases fall under inquisitorial jurisdiction. Confirmation of this should be added to annual readings of Edicts of Faith etc. Contains signature. Cf. INQ228, INQ229, INQ326.
Urbano Octavo [pope Urban VIII]; Antonio de Sotomayor Bulla de Indulgencia plenar... Madrid: 1632. Inquisition 224
Spanish. Ornate gothic-style indulgence certificate, issued with papal authority by Inquisitor General de Sotomayor and filled in for a petitioner.
Gregorius PP. XV [pope Gregory XV] "Venerabili Frati Epis... Romae [Rome]: . Inquisition 221
Latin. Letter from the pope to Inquisitor General Andrès Pacheco, encouraging diplomatic relations with England through the Prince of Wales [Charles I, r. 1625-1649], in hopes that his marriage to a Catholic might lead to a rapprochement with Rome.
"Nos los Inquisidores ... En este Real Castillo de Triana [Seville]: 1625. Inquisition 222
Spanish. Edict recalling papal approval of the Jesuit Order, and condemning certain anti-Jesuit propositions as heretical. Contains signatures and wax seal.
Sotomayor, Antonio de "Nos Don Frai Antonio ... Madrid: 1635. Inquisition 229
Spanish. Edict repeating the 1633 order to read papal bulls relating to the inquisition in all monasteries. Particular note is made of pope Gregory XV's 1622 brief on cases of solicitation in the confessional; such cases fall under inquisitorial jurisdiction. Since then certain writings have emerged to the contrary; these are now condemned. Contains signature but no wax seal. Cf. INQ226, INQ228, INQ326.