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Sermon TitleSermon on Jeremiah 30:17 (descriptive title)
Extentff. 16r-19v
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeAuditor's Notes
Sermon Type(s)Fast
Associated Peoplepreacher - Rowe (Row/Rew), James
Associated SermonsNoates of a Sermon preac[hed] at St Giles in Edinbrough [GB 12 MS Add.40]: Manuscript witnesses of the same sermon.
Preachings1638-07-29 (old) - St Giles - Fast; The date is identified only as the last Sunday in July, and no year is given. However, according to a manuscript witness (Cambridge University Library GB 12 MS Add.40), the year was 1638.
Additional Material
Print Editions / WitnessesThis sermon was printed at least three times: 1) [James Rowe], The Red-Shankes Sermon: Preached at Saint Giles Church in Edenburgh, the Last Sunday in April, by a Highland Minister (London, 1642); 2) James Rew, The Wounds o' the Kirk o' Scotland in Her Head, Heart, Hands, and Feet; Held Forth in a Sermon Preach't at Edinburg (London, 1650); 3) James Row, A Sermon Prerched [sic] by Mr. James Row, Sometime Minister at Strowan, in St. Geilles Kirk in Edinburgh, Which Has Been Commonly Known by the Name of Pockmanty Preaching ([1700])
Description"Notes of a Sermon preached, at St Giles in Edenborough vppon a Fast day, being the last Sunday in July by Mr James Rowe". Neatly written notes with marginal annotations.
Source of DataAnne James
Other Note
GEMMS record createdApril 25, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJanuary 16, 2023