October 29, 1758

1758 October 29 (Sunday).  Read 2 Chron. 28 and Joh. 16.  Preached a.m. on Rom. 12.2.  N.B. Mr. Hutchinson being gone to Connecticut many Grafton people are here.  Deacon Merriam and his Wife; Mr. Hezekiah Taylor and his son dined with us.  P.M. On Occasion of the Death of that Excellent Minister of Jesus Christ, the Rev. Mr. Prince of Boston, I again delivered sermon 1 on Act. 20.28, only with New Introduction, with Alterations and addditions, as were requisite.  N.B. Lt. Eliezer Rice, Moses Twitchell, and Constantine Hardy are returned from the Army.