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Sermon TitleSermon on 1 John 2:1 (descriptive title)
Extentff. 2r-6v
Composition Dateca. 1647 - 1648
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeSermon
Sermon Type(s)
Bible Texts1 John 2:1 - 2: 1
Associated Peoplepreacher? - Bellers, Fulk
Associated Sermons
Preachings (old) - England - Occasion not identified;
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DescriptionThe sermon opens as follows: 'I shall shew you some thing of Jesus Christ: you haue in the whole vers a double study. 1. of purity. 2ly of piety. and there is withall, 1. an Antidote against sin, 2ly an Antidote against despaire'.
Source of DataHannah Yip
Other NoteThe sermon is written in a neat italic hand. The margins have been ruled in ink. There are no marginal annotations, and very few corrections to the text. It is conjectured by the Lambeth Palace Library that 'Mr Bellers' is Fulk Bellers (b. c. 1606).
GEMMS record createdJune 27, 2019
GEMMS record last editedJune 27, 2019