October 14, 1756

1756 October 14 (Thursday).  John’s illness increases upon him.  May God fit him and us for the divine Will!  This Day was observed as a Day of Fasting and Prayer on the Account of the Sickness.  Mr. Hutchinson prayed a.m. and Mr. Martyn preach’d on Hos.  P.M. Mr. Cushing prayed and Mr. Stone preached.  His text Ps. 146.4.  May God accept our Offerings and spare His People!  Dr. Crosby here.