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Sermon TitleSermon on 1 John 4:1 (descriptive title)
Extentff. 6r-42v
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeTranscription of Printed Sermon
Sermon Type(s)
Bible Texts1 John 4:1 - 4: 1
Associated Peoplenotetaker - Gandy, Henrypreacher - Bancroft, Richard
Associated Sermons
Preachings1588-02-09 (old) - St Paul's Cross - First Sunday of Parliament;
Additional MaterialPreceded by a letter from R. G. to Richard Rawlison dated 25 October 1748. Followed by a "Preface to the Reader" on schismatics (ff. 44r-88r) written by Henry Gandy. Corrections in his hand and another hand, including slips interleaved, pasted in, etc.
Print Editions / WitnessesPrinted as Richard Bancroft, A sermon preached at Paules Crosse the 9. of Februarie: being the first Sunday in the Parleament, Anno. 1588. (London, 1588). It was printed again in 1636.
DescriptionA copy of Bancroft's sermon made in the early eighteenth century. The copyist has entitled it "Dr Bancrofts sermon preach'd against the Nonconformists in the reign of Q. Eliz."
Source of DataJeanne Shami
Other Note
GEMMS record createdFebruary 23, 2017
GEMMS record last editedNovember 15, 2021