Item #28679 The True Spirit of a Gospel-Minister Represented, and Urged. A Sermon Preach'd before the Ministers of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, at their Annual Convention in Boston, May 29. 1746. Ebenezer Gay.
The True Spirit of a Gospel-Minister Represented, and Urged. A Sermon Preach'd before the Ministers of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, at their Annual Convention in Boston, May 29. 1746

The True Spirit of a Gospel-Minister Represented, and Urged. A Sermon Preach'd before the Ministers of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, at their Annual Convention in Boston, May 29. 1746

Boston: D. Gookin, 1746. Very Good. Item #28679

Boston: Printed for D. Gookin, in Marlborough-Street, over against the Old South Meeting House, 1746. First Edition. Octavo; removed, modern stitching; [3]-33,[1]pp. ([A]-C4 D5, lacking half title and final blank, else collated complete); woodcut initials, head- and tail-pieces. Old leather remnants along spine edge, a hint of dust-soil to margins, else Very Good and sound.

Sermon delivered by the Pastor of the First Church in Higham. "Under the Pretence of magnifying his Office, let not a Minister by lordly and over-bearing in the Exercise of it, lofty and imperious in his Carriage toward any, let him not treat the very meanest and worst in his Parish with supercilious Fatuousness" (p. 21).

ESTC W16934; EVANS 5779.

Price: $350.00