October 27, 1745

1745 October 27 (Sunday).  A.M. on Cor. 3.17 latter part.  P.M. on Ps. 2.8 on Occasion of the Return of our Ambassadors from the Treaty at Albany with the 6 Nations of Iroquois Indians.  I took Occasion also to Mention God’s wonderfull Mercy to Us, who were heretofore but a few generations back Heathen — but us in Special in this Place it being nigh Seven Times 3 Years that God has waited upon us, Since our first incorporating into a church state.  N.B. Mr. John Sparhawk[1] from Shrewsbury here: din’d and lodg’d here.

[1]The schoolmaster.