January 30, 1757

1757 January 30 (Sunday).  Read 2 K. 1.  Gave some brief (unwritten) Observations.  Preached a. and p.m. on 2 Cor. 5.11, former part.  Mrs. Hastings and Mrs. Whitney of Waterton (sisters of Lt. Tainter) dined here.  They inform that John Harrington of Waltham, who killed young Larnard some time ago, is condemned to die.  P.M. I read part of Mat. 26.  Scil. to v. 36.  Great Thaw, and rains.