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Sermon TitleThanksgiving sermon, on Joshua xxiii. 8, 9, preached before Queen Anne in St Paul's, 12 Nov. 1702
Extentff. 81v-95r
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeTranscription of Printed Sermon
Sermon Type(s)Political occasionThanksgiving
Bible TextsJoshua 23:8 - 23: 9
Associated Peopleauditor - Stuart, Anne preacher - Trelawny (Trelawney), Jonathanscribe - Caesar, Charles
Associated Sermons
Preachings1702-11-12 (old) - St Paul's Cathedral - Thanksgiving;
Additional Material
Print Editions / WitnessesThis sermon was first published in 1702, as Trelawny, Jonathan, Sir, 1650-1721. "A sermon preach'd before the Queen, and both Houses of Parliament: at the Cathedral Church of St. Pauls Nov. 12. 1702. Being the day of thanksgiving; for the signal successes vouchsafed to Her Majesties forces by sea and land: under the command of the Earl of Marlborough in the low-countries; and James Duke of Ormond General, and Sir George Rook admiral, at Vigo. As also to those of her allies, engaged in the present war against France and Spain. And likewise, for the recovery of His Royal Highness the Prince of Denmark. By the Right Reverend Father in God Jonathan Lord Bishop of Exeter." Published by Her Majesties especial command. (London : Printed for Tho. Bennet at the Half-Moon in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1702.) ESTC Citation # T143136. It was re-issued several times that year.
DescriptionA transcription of a printed sermon. It is virtually identical to the printed text, including the biblical texts noted in margins. Caesar added some marginal notes to the text, changed a few words and divided some paragraphs. He identified some unnamed men in the marginal notes.
Source of DataJennifer Farooq
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GEMMS record createdJune 14, 2015
GEMMS record last editedMay 27, 2021