Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

15.12.1644 (Tuesday 15 December 1644)

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Decemb: 15: All this week god was good to me and mine in inward and outward mercies; in my health in my sight when I began to pray with confidence my eyes mended, oh that I could see the sweet answer of prayer and be thankful, god good in the Sabbath carrying me on in the same to him be glory. I gathered liberally for a poor Ministers widow who was plundered and husband slain Lord I bless thy name for the mercy, oh it is of goodness that it was not my condition before this day. pardon all my sins in Jesus Christ, in whom accept me for in him I give up myself to be thine in all thy services oh my god accept me;