Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

18.12.1662 (Saturday 18 December 1662)

document 70013705

18: Colchester corporation sent to me to preach there Dec. 25. I declined it. they discourse to choose me their weekly Lecturer pro tempore. lord I am willing to do thee any service though always afraid of that town as not fit to deal with their wrangling spirits.