[Sca-cooks] Protestants prohibited spices in England?

Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius adamantius1 at verizon.net
Thu Jan 4 10:17:08 PST 2007

On Jan 4, 2007, at 12:48 PM, Mark Hendershott wrote:

> If you happen to have access to "Liberty", a publication of the
> Seventh Day Adventist Church, the last two issues had an article by a
> British history professor about Cromwell's attitudes toward religious
> liberty.  In spite of the church source the mag frequently offers
> interesting articles.  I get it because they do mass mailings to
> lawyers etc.  It may be available on line or in libraries.
> Simon Sinneghe
> Briaroak, Summits, An Tir

There's some interesting information here:


concerning some of the culinary views of Cromwell's wife, whose name  
was Elizabeth, but, I gather, commonly called Joan scroll down to  
near the bottom... I believe I have some of her receipt book recipes  


"S'ils n'ont pas de pain, vous fait-on dire, qu'ils  mangent de la  
brioche!" / "If there's no bread to be had, one has to say, let them  
eat cake!"
     -- attributed to an unnamed noblewoman by Jean-Jacques Rousseau,  
"Confessions", 1782

"Why don't they get new jobs if they're unhappy -- or go on Prozac?"
     -- Susan Sheybani, assistant to Bush campaign spokesman Terry  
Holt, 07/29/04

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