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Sermon TitleSermon on 2 Corinthians 5:1 (descriptive title)
In ManuscriptSermons: MS I.a.15
Extentpp. 432-451
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeSermon
Sermon Type(s)Funeral
Associated Peoplepreacher - Ball (Balle), Johnscribe - Northcote, Richardsubject of sermon - Northcote, Joshua
Associated Sermons
Preachingsca. 1699-12-14 (old) - England - Funeral; Joshua Northcote died on December 6 and was buried on December 14. It's not certain when the sermon was preached, but most likely at the burial.
Additional Material
Print Editions / Witnesses
DescriptionThe sermon for Joshua Northcote's funeral has as its header "Itt is a Christians Comfort when he dyes. He hath a better building with God in Heaven."
Source of DataJeanne Shami
Other NoteIt has not been possible to establish a family connection to Richard Northcote, the owner and scribe of this manuscript. Precise location unknown.
GEMMS record createdApril 26, 2016
GEMMS record last editedApril 21, 2021