Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

12.11.1654 (Sunday 12 November 1654)

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No: 12. god good to us, but my heart not lively in the work of my place. god dead to me former temptations, but these unspiritual natures have their continuing deadness on them(.) in the preaching of my heart was raised, and Christ very precious, but I cannot shake off my sluggishness, and keep my heart up on god day by day.