May 6, 1781

1781 May 6 (Sunday).  I read (publickly) John 18.  Preached on 1 Cor. 11.27 from page 19 (Sermon IV) to p. 24, as far as to the (3) exclusively.  Administered the Lords Supper.  N.B. old Mr. Batheric absent.  Mr. Fish and Mrs. Maynard dined with us.  P.M. did not read.  Preached on John 14.6, “the Truth.”  May the Blessing of God be vouchsafed!  At Eve part of Mr. Henry’s Communion Companion, Chapter 12 was read in the Family; and Mr. Brigham, at my Request, prayed.