Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

9.6.1672, 16.6.1672 (Sunday 9 June 1672)

document 70017005

June. 9. rain passes away. lord help in our need. god afflicts the Dutch by French; the rain passes away. Lord remember our fields our [June 16.] necessities great. let not sin hinder: sad with Holland the French prevail at land. god good in his word. he lives and he reigns and he will turn all to good. either raising them up a Saviour, or by turning frances arms against Italy.