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Sermon TitleSermonon 1 Thessalonians 5:23 (descriptive title)
Extentff. 14r-43r
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeSermon
Sermon Type(s)
Associated Peoplededicatee - Gauden, Johnpreacher - Coren, John
Associated Sermons
Preachingsca. 1661-03-25 - 1662-03-24 (old) - Devon - Occasion not identified;
Additional MaterialIncludes a dedication (f. 12r) and a postscript (f. 43v) written to John Gauden, Bishop of Exeter, dated 1661 or 1662. In the dedication, someone has crossed out "John Gauden" and inserted "Thomas" in another hand. But the title also refers to the Bishop of Exeter, who in 1661-1662 was indeed John Gauden.
Print Editions / Witnesses
Source of DataJeanne Shami
Other NoteThe author identifies the Bible text as 2 Thessalonians 5:23, but this verse does not exist, and the verse quoted at the beginning of the sermon is 1 Thessalonians 5:23. Precise date and location unknown.
GEMMS record createdFebruary 24, 2017
GEMMS record last editedNovember 22, 2021