The Puritans in Ireland 1647-1661

The Puritans in Ireland 1647-1661

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ' Another new-comer, Nathaniel Brewster, who had been highly recommended to Flee-twofil by the Protector, was also fixed in a city parish. He had overtaken Henry Cromwell at West Chester, and travelled with him to Dublin, where he was appointed to minister at St. Audoen's a few days after his arrival. Influenced no doubt by the good opinion entertained of him by his father, Henry treated him as a friend and confidant, and employed him as a trustworthy means of communication between him and Secretary Thurloe? Another minister whose name appears at this time is Joseph Teate, who was son to Dr.' Faithful Teate, the ' one-time temporary Provost of the College. He was certainly at Drogheda from August to December 1654, but must have subsequently gone into England, as in the following April he was granted 50 for his journey to Ireland. In November he was ordered to preach at Kilkenny, a position that he shared with William Wilsby, who appears to have been at Anabaptist who had taken 'Blackwood's place on the latter removing to Dublin. Indeed, it seems to have been part of Henry Cromwell's policy to plant a minister of his own, Episcopalian or Independent, beside an Anabaptist preacher whenever such was to be found in any of the principal towns 1 S. P. Dom., viii, p. 605. For Harrison see A/5, f. 204; A/9, f. I57. For Charnock see A/5, ff. 205, 263, 298; A/9, f. 157; A/22, f. 10 a.. ' A/5, f. 204; Thurloe, iii, pp. 572, 660; iv, p. 348; v, p. 508. On the 21st of July I655 'Paul Amiraut (sometimes spelt Emerott) was appointed to preach at Carrick-on-Suir. ' Born of French parentage in High Germany, in the Palatinate, he was obliged to fly for conscience' sake to...
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  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 168g
  • English
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  • 1236905962
  • 9781236905963