Six Articles

(33 Henry VIII.) enjoins the belief in (1) the real presence of Christ in the Eucharist; (2) the sufficiency of communion in one kind; (3) the celibacy of the priests, (4) the obligation of vows of chastity; (5) the expediency of private masses; and (6) the necessity of auricular confession.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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