Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

22.9.1646 (Tuesday 22 September 1646)

document 70001905

22: A Public thanksgiving wherein the lord was merciful to me, in some measure enabling me for the same, a very thin congregation, oh how backward are people to wait upon god in his ordinances, lord continue thou these mercies and opportunities to us, I entreat you, and do not strip us of them as we do deserve.