At the head of the procession was Hus himself, and Hus conducted the funeral.
What right, asked Hus, had the Pope to claim the "power of the keys?"
With clasped hands, and in ringing tones, Hus begged in vain for a hearing.
For faith and freedom he fought—the faith of Hus and the freedom of Bohemia.
He had studied the writings of Wycliffe and of Hus, and often appealed to ...