November 15, 1767

1767 November 15 (Sunday).  Read Jer. 9.  Preached on 2 Pet. 1, latter part of v. 3.  With some proper Alterations used sermon on Rom. 8.28 from p. 33 to 40.  Old Mrs. Beeman and Temple dined here.  P.M. read Act 13 from v. 26.  Preached on Eccl. 12.1: A sermon which I have composed on the Sorrowful Occasion of the present sickness and repeated Deaths.  At Eve I went to Mr. Parker to see Pierpont, who remains low and dangerously ill.