Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

23.7.1654 (Sunday 23 July 1654)

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July. 23. This week the Lord was very good in outward things to me and mine, I have a pose from which free a very long time, but when free from that deadness and sloth of spirit that I see on all occasions comes upon me, lord you continue very good to me, when my heart within me is regardless of thee, oh that god would make me more meet and fit to do his will at all times and on all occasions.