GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleThe Beleevers Obligation to the Spirit
Creation Date1678 - 1678
Contents NoteThis manuscript contains one sermon delivered by an unknown preacher at Stepney on 19 May 1678.
Material FeaturesParchment binding. Quarto.
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Atkinson, Joshuamanuscript owner - Kennedy, Johnmanuscript owner - Lockhart, manuscript owner - Taylor, Isaac
ProvenanceThe following is written on the inside front cover of the manuscript: 'Bought by Dr Lockhart (Med: Missionary) at the sale of Mr Isaac Taylor's Library. Presented by Dr Lockhart to Rev John Kennedy and by him to the Vestry Library of Stepney Meeting House. July 20. 1867.' 'Joshua Atkinson' is written on the back of the parchment cover.
AcquisitionThis manuscript was deposited by Stepney Meeting House in November 1988.
Source of DataTower Hamlets Archive Lists; TNA Catalogue entry; Hannah Yip.
Other NoteThe Records of Stepney Meeting House and John Knox Church are indicated by the 'W/SMH' shelfmark at Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives. The Tower Hamlets Archive Lists are only accessible on-site.
Sermon Reports Contained
Attached URLs:
URLNotes TNA Catalogue entry for W/SMH/A/21/1.
GEMMS record createdMay 17, 2018
GEMMS record last editedMay 25, 2018