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The king"s evil and the royal touch

by Hector A. Colwell

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Published by Mitchell Hughes & Clarke in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • King"s Evil, history

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Hector A. Colwell
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p., [3] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26259087M

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Internet Archive BookReader The king's evil and the royal touch. The King’s Evil book. Read 95 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A royal scandal that could change the face of England forever The Kings Evil is the third book in Andrew Taylors series of historical mysteries set in and around Restoration London in /5.

Scrofula was therefore also known as the King's evil. Fromthe Book of Common Prayer of the Anglican Church contained a ceremony for this, and it was traditional for the monarch (king or queen) to present to the touched person a coin—usually an angel, a gold coin the value of which varied from about 6 shillings to about 10 lty: Infectious disease.

Touching for ‘the King’s evil’: a short history To modern eyes, the idea that a king or queen could, by virtue of their status, heal disease might seem extraordinary. This was exactly the premise behind the ‘royal touch’, a practice used for many centuries in Europe.

The coin is pierced for use in the ceremony of touching for the king’s evil. It is the ‘golden stamp’ (Macbeth, ) that Malcolm describes in his eye-witness account of Edward the Confessor performing this ceremony in England.

Royal touch and the king’s evil. The most detailed book on scrofula and the royal touch published during the early modern period was the lavishly titled Adenochoiradelogia, or an atomick-chirurgical treatise of glandules & strumas or, Kings-evil-swellings: together with the royal gift of la was known as the king’s evil: ‘evil’ means malady and it was the king’s because, it was believed, his physical.

KING'S EVIL, an old, but not yet obsolete, name given to the scrofula, which in the popular estimation was deemed capable of cure by the royal touch. The practice of “ touching ” for the scrofula, or “ King's Evil,” was confined amongst the nations of Europe to the two Royal Houses of England and France.

Scrofula; so called from a notion which prevailed from the reign of Edward the Confessor to that of Queen Anne that it could be cured by the royal touch.

The Jacobites considered that the power did not descend to. Charles II touching a patient for the King's evil, circa ().The royal touch was a form of laying on of hands, whereby French and English monarchs would touch their subjects, to cure them of various diseases and conditions.

The King’s Evil, more commonly known as scrofula, is defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as “a constitutional disease characterized by chronic enlargement and degeneration, of the lymphatic glands.” Its most prevalent characteristics include swelling of the lymph nodes (around the neck being a common area) and sweats, though it can occasionally be accompanied by.

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Adenochoiradelogia; or, An anatomick-chirurgical treatise of glandules & strumaes, or Kings-Evil-swellings. Together with the royal gift of healing, or cure thereof by contact or imposition of hands, performed for above years by our Kings of England, continued with their admirable effects, and miraculous events; and concluded with many wonderful examples of cures by their sacred touch.

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Adenochoiradelogia, or, An anatomick-chirurgical treatise of glandules & strumaes: or, Kings-evil-swellings: together with the royal gift of healing, or cure thereof by contact or imposition of hands, performed for above years by our Kings of England continued with their admirable effects, and miraculous events, and concluded with many wonderful examples of cures by their sacred touch.

For centuries in England, the ability to heal scrofula had been considered the divinely-granted power of kings.

For this reason, the disease was called “the king’s evil,” the evil the king had the power to heal. Edward the Confessor, who ruled from towas the first English king to cure the king’s evil with his touch.

Though his father Ahaz had been an evil king (2 Kings ), Hezekiah instituted a number of measures to return the people to God (2 Kings ). Isaiah—Prophet of the Messiah Ministry B.C. to B.C. One of the latter prophets of the Old Testament, Isaiah spoke the word of God during the reign of four kings of Judah.

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From the Middle Ages onwards, it was believed that the touch of the Sovereign had healing powers granted by God, and by laying their hands on the afflicted, the King had the power to cure disease, in particular scrofula, a form of tuberculosis also known as the King’s Evil.lymphadenitis [lim″fad-ĕ-ni´tis] inflammation of one or more lymph nodes, usually caused by a primary focus of infection elsewhere in the body.

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