April 25, 1765

1765 April 25 (Thursday).  Mr. Fish came to preach my Lecture.  Dined here.  His Text was Luk. 3.16, latter part.  May God Succeed our united Labors to promote the Everlasting Salvation of Men!  Mr. Fish Soon returned after Meeting because of the Family.  Thomas Arnold here: I agree with him to live with me for Six Months, every other Week and to give him 5£ lawful.  Mr. John Forbes’s Wife here to be examined and keeps me engaged, to my great sorrow, till night.  And then comes Mr. John Wood with News Papers etc.