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Sermon TitleSermon on Ecclesiastes 12:1 (descriptive title)
Extentunfoliated and unpaginated
Composition Date -
Primary LanguageEnglish
Text TypeAuditor's Notes
Sermon Type(s)
Associated Peoplenotetaker - Powys, Thomaspreacher - Tillotson (Tillison), John
Associated Sermons
Preachingsca. 1662-03-25 - 1662-03-24 (old) - St Lawrence Jewry - Occasion not identified;
Additional Material
Print Editions / WitnessesThree printings: 1) "Of the Advantage of an early Piety" in John [Tillotson] Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, Six Sermons ... Preached in the Church of St. Lawrence Jewry in London (London, 1694), pp. 171-208; 2) Sermon LIV in The Works of the Most Reverend Dr. John Tillotson, Late Lord Archbishop of Canterbury (London, 1696), pp. 653-664, and many later editions; 3) D. Henry, ed., Twenty Discourses (Nineteen of Them Archbp. Tillotson's) on the Most Important Subjects: Carefully Abridged, And Adapted to the Meanest Capacities, With a View to Their Being Dispersed By Those Who Are Charitably Inclined (London, 1743), pp. 201-214, and many later editions.
Source of DataJeanne Shami
Other NotePrecise date unknown. The location and year of preaching (St Lawrence Jewry in 1662) are given in the printed edition.
GEMMS record createdApril 26, 2017
GEMMS record last editedDecember 10, 2021