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Record 221

Reading Experience:

May 3. I found a case putt in Mr A's Vindiciae Pietatis, about a violent inclination from natural temper (which suits mee), wherin he sayeth there is to be a disowning, and resisting ... Soon after in Dr Sibbs his Bruised Reed, I found that resisting sin was one degree of victory, so that if I cannot root out ill thoughts, I will resi[s]t them...
Century: 1600-1699
Date: 3 May 1685
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: n/a
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Isaac Archer
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1641
Socio-economic group: Clergy (includes all denominations)
Occupation: Minister
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: England
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: Richard Alleine
Title: Vindiciae Pietatis; or, a Vindication of Godliness
Genre: Other religious
Form of Text: Print: Book
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 221  
Source - Print  
  Author: Isaac Archer
  Editor: Matthew Storey
  Title: Two East Anglian Diaries
  Place of Publication: Woodbridge, Suffolk.
  Date of Publication: 1994
  Vol: n/a
  Page: 171
  Additional comments: n/a

Citation: Isaac Archer, Matthew Storey (ed.), Two East Anglian Diaries (Woodbridge, Suffolk., 1994), p. 171,, accessed: 26 February 2024

Additional comments:



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