Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

9.2.1665 (Thursday 9 February 1665)

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9. Met at priory to seek god on behalf of church, state, family. Especially Mr Eldred who is throwing himself on god to be cut for the stone. Mr Sparrow . Mr Stockden , myself, spoke and prayed. Mr Shirly prayed. god good in the day, we had a large collection for poor friends, god in mercy hear and savour our spirits with his truths.