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Sermon TitleSermon on Psalms 46:1 (descriptive title)
Extent8 leaves, unfoliated and unpaginated
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeSermon
Sermon Type(s)Thanksgiving
Bible TextsPsalms 46:1 - 46: 1
Associated Peoplepreacher - Matthews, John
Associated Sermons
Preachings1708-02-17 (old) - England - Thanksgiving; Thanksgiving day for the British and allied victories at Lille, Ghent and Bruges
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Print Editions / Witnesses
DescriptionThe sermon reflects upon the ‘Successes’ of the past year. Matthews argues that his chosen Psalm is supposed to be ‘a gratefull Monument’; a ‘Hymn of Triumph upon several remarkable Victories vouchsafed to ye Israelites under ye Reign of David’. Written in a large, clear hand.
Source of DataHannah Yip
Other NoteLocation unknown.
GEMMS record createdMarch 30, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJuly 22, 2022