Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

21.8.1644 (Wednesday 21 August 1644)

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Aug: 21: We kept a day of humiliation at Goodman Mayers to beseech god for ourselves and brethren in all mercies needful for souls and bodies: god good to me in opening extempore Ruth: 1: Lord I will wait upon the(e) for all promised mercies and for an answer of our prayers: I listen oh speak grace and peace to us: divers of our christian friends then with(in) us within two or three days taken sick in these feverish times: