Diary of Ralph Josselin (Private Collection)

21.5.1676 (Sunday 21 May 1676)

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May. 21. God good in his mercies(.) heard of the death of some relations. blessed be god spare mine. discoursed a father of an undutiful son, experience makes him pity. lord there is I praise an inwardness therein; touched, and grasps to pity others evil(.) god good in the word, dries but cold. lord make me holy and fruitful.