Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

15.1.1652 (Thursday 15 January 1652)

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15. goodwife Mathewe took physic it wrought very kindly the lord restore her. I apprehend in the new Destruction of the nations in Ezechiel, by Tyrus is meant Holland, and by Egypt France,

Rev: 18. those called out of Babylon - especially there intended Italy, are the Jews who shall apprehend Romes ruin, and there drawing from Italy, an encouragement to the rest of the Jews in other places.

perused the book called the great day at the door for which I bless god