March 25, 1770

1770 March 25 (Sunday).  Another Child of Mr. Edmund Rice is dead; and another still at the point of Death.  I Read publickly Ezek. XI.  Preached on Ps. 90.5.7 on Consideration of the Mortality among Children and upon hearing so sorrowful Accounts of the Sickness aforesaid.  I laid aside my new preparations for the p.m. and repeated the Rest of the Discourse on Ps. 90.5.7.  Read 2 Cor. 10.  Mr. Parker dined with us.  At Eve read part of Mr. Henrys Discourse on Closing the Day with God.