Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

7.7.1661 (Sunday 7 July 1661)

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July. 7. The Lord good to us in many outward mercies, for which my soul praises him(,) my soul mourns to see how Quakers and profaneness increases, gods holy day is most mens vain day. my heart up in preaching the word, and though my business be great, yet I sink not under it.