Primary Sources ~ Civil Magistrates

A discourse of ecclesiastical lawes (1687) by Philip Nye
A payre of compasses for church and state (1642) by Charles Herle
Davids prayer for Solomon (1643) by Joseph Caryl
Lex, rex: The law and the prince. A dispute for the just prerogative of king and people (1644) by Samuel Rutherford
Monarchy no creature of Gods making, &c. Wherein is proved by Scripture and reason, that the monarchicall goverment is against the minde of God (1651) by John Cook
Of resisting the lavvfull magistrate under colour of religion, and appendant to it, or the word krima, rendred damnation, Rom. 13 (1646) by Henry Hammond
Prudent silence a sermon preached in Mercers Chappel to the lord mayor and city, Jan. 14, 1648 (1660) by Cornelius Burges
Queen Esthers resolves: or A princely pattern of heaven-born resolution, for all the lovers of God and their country (1646) by Richard Heyrick
Solomons choice: or, A president for kings and princes, and all that are in authority, presented in a sermon (1644) by Lazarus Seaman
The best and the worst magistrate: or, The people’s happiness and unhappiness, laid open in a sermon (1648) by Obadiah Sedgwick
The good of a good government, and well grounded peace (1645) by John Foxcroft
The great interest of states & kingdomes (1646) by Thomas Goodwin
The lavvfulnes of obeying the present government (1649) by Francis Rous
The magistrates commission from heaven (1644) by Anthony Burgess
The rights of primogeniture (1648) by James Ussher
The Scriptures plea for magistrates (1643) by Henry Hammond
The soveraignes power (1644) by James Ussher