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Sermon TitleSermon on Psalms 124:7 (descriptive title)
Extent6 leaves, unfoliated and unpaginated (rectos only)
Composition Dateca. 1688 - 1701
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeSermon
Sermon Type(s)AnniversaryPolitical occasionThanksgiving
Associated Peoplepreacher - Matthews, John
Associated Sermons
Preachings (old) - England - Anniversary of the Gunpowder plot;
Additional MaterialA note regarding the circumstances of delivery precedes the sermon ('I hope that the ensuing discourse will not be thought altogether improper, especially in a time wherein Plots and Contrivances are forming against our King, and if possible to subvert and destroy our happy constitution both in Church & State').
Print Editions / Witnesses
DescriptionThis sermon commemorates the deliverance from the Gunpowder Plot. It is written on the rectos of the leaves only; the versos are reserved for marginal Biblical references.
Source of DataHannah Yip; UCL Library Catalogue
Other NotePrecise date and location unknown.
Attached URLs:
URLNotes Library Catalogue entry for TEWKESBURY VICARS/2.
GEMMS record createdFebruary 25, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJune 23, 2022