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John Gospel

Gospel of John Chapter 4

Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 32

Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 32. But he said to them, "I have food to eat that you don't know about.".

John Evelyn's Diary 1653 Jan. 01 Jan 1653. I set apart in preparation for the Blessed Sacrament, which the next day Mr. Owen administered to me and all my family in Sayes Court, Deptford, preaching on John vi. Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 32, Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 33, showing the exceeding benefits of our blessed Savior taking our nature upon him. He had christened my son and churched my wife in our own house as before noticed.

Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 33

Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 33. The disciples therefore said one to another, "Has anyone brought him something to eat?".

John Evelyn's Diary 1653 Jan. 01 Jan 1653. I set apart in preparation for the Blessed Sacrament, which the next day Mr. Owen administered to me and all my family in Sayes Court, Deptford, preaching on John vi. Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 32, Gospel of John Chapter 4 Verse 33, showing the exceeding benefits of our blessed Savior taking our nature upon him. He had christened my son and churched my wife in our own house as before noticed.

Gospel of John Chapter 6

Gospel of John Chapter 6 Verse 17

Gospel of John Chapter 6 Verse 17. NIV. where they got into a boat and set off across the lake for Capernaum. By now it was dark, and Jesus had not yet joined them.

Gospel of John Chapter 6 Verse 17. KJB. And entered into a ship, and went over the sea toward Capernaum. And it was now dark, and Jesus was not come to them.

John Evelyn's Diary 1686 Mar. 14 Mar 1686. The Thomas Ken Bishop 1637-1711 (48) preach'd on Gospel of John Chapter 6 Verse 17, a most excellent and pathetic discourse : after he had recommended the duty of fasting and other penitential duties, he exhorted to constancy in the Protestant religion, detestation of the unheard-of cruelties of the French, and stirring up to a liberal contribution. This Sermon was the more acceptable, as it was unexpected from a Bishop who had undergon the censure of being inclin'd to Popery, the contrary whereof no man could shew more. This indeede did all our Bishops, to the disabusing and reproch of all their delators ; for none were more zealous against Popery than they were.

Gospel of John Chapter 8

Gospel of John Chapter 8 Verse 46

Gospel of John Chapter 8 Verse 46. NIV. Can any of you prove me guilty of sin? If I am telling the truth, why don't you believe me?.

Gospel of John Chapter 16

Gospel of John Chapter 16 Verse 2

Gospel of John Chapter 16 Verse 2. NIV. They will put you out of the synagogue; in fact, the time is coming when anyone who kills you will think they are offering a service to God.

John Evelyn's Diary 1686 Nov. 05 Nov 1686. I went to St Martin's in the Fields, Charing Cross in the morning, where Dr. Birch preached very boldly against the Papists, from Gospel of John Chapter 16 Verse 2. In the afternoon I heard John Tillotson Archbishop Canterbury 1630-1694 (56) in Lincoln's Inn Chapel, on the same text, but more cautiously.

In 1746 John Rocque Mapmaker 1704-1762 (42). Map of London Part 2C.

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In 1734 William Hogarth 1697-1764 (36).Titled "Edwards Hamilton family on a Terrace" the subjects are Anne Hamilton 1709-1748 (24) and Mary Edwards 1704-1743 (30) and their child Gerard Edwardes of Welham Grove 1734-1773.In her left hand she holds Addison’s Spectator No.580 that describes the need to fill the mind with an awareness of the Divine Being.The books on the table beside her include poetry or sermons of Edward Young, the works of Swift, Pope’s translation of the Iliad, and the devotional writings of Damuel Bowens and John Tillotson Archbishop Canterbury 1630-1694.

Matthew

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 4: Jesus Tested in the Wilderness

John Evelyn's Diary 1686 Oct. 24 Oct 1686. Dr. Warren preached before the Princess [NOTE. Not clear which Princess this is]; possibly at Whitehall, on Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5, of the blessedness of the pure in heart, most elegantly describing the bliss of the beatifical vision. In the afternoon, George Wheeler Traveller 1651-1724, knight and baronet, preached on the Gospel of Matthew Chapter 4: Jesus Tested in the Wilderness. upon the necessity of repentance, at St Margaret's Church, an honest and devout discourse, and pretty tolerably performed. This gentleman coming from his travels out of Greece, fell in love with the Grace Higgons of Thomas Higgons Resident Venice 1624-1691, his Majesty's resident at Venice, niece to the William Paulet 4th Marquess Winchester 1559-1629, and married her. When they returned into England, being honored with knighthood, he would needs turn preacher, and took orders. He published a learned and ingenious book of his travels, and is a very worthy person, a little formal and particular, but exceedingly devout.

1749. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. Westminster Abbey with a procession of Knights of the Bath. St Margaret's Church adjacent with the flag.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5

John Evelyn's Diary 1686 Oct. 24 Oct 1686. Dr. Warren preached before the Princess [NOTE. Not clear which Princess this is]; possibly at Whitehall, on Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5, of the blessedness of the pure in heart, most elegantly describing the bliss of the beatifical vision. In the afternoon, George Wheeler Traveller 1651-1724, knight and baronet, preached on the Gospel of Matthew Chapter 4: Jesus Tested in the Wilderness. upon the necessity of repentance, at St Margaret's Church, an honest and devout discourse, and pretty tolerably performed. This gentleman coming from his travels out of Greece, fell in love with the Grace Higgons of Thomas Higgons Resident Venice 1624-1691, his Majesty's resident at Venice, niece to the William Paulet 4th Marquess Winchester 1559-1629, and married her. When they returned into England, being honored with knighthood, he would needs turn preacher, and took orders. He published a learned and ingenious book of his travels, and is a very worthy person, a little formal and particular, but exceedingly devout.

1749. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. Westminster Abbey with a procession of Knights of the Bath. St Margaret's Church adjacent with the flag.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5 Verse 13

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5 Verse 13. Jesus reached out his hand and touched the man. “I am willing,” he said. “Be clean!” And immediately the leprosy left him.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5 Verse 44

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5 Verse 44. NIV. But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,.

John Evelyn's Diary 1689 Mar. 08 Mar 1689. John Tillotson Archbishop Canterbury 1630-1694 (58), Dean Canterbury, made an excellent discourse on Gospel of Matthew Chapter 5 Verse 44, exhorting to charity and forgiveness of enemies; I suppose purposely, the new Parliament being furious about impeaching those who were obnoxious, and as their custom has ever been, going on violently, without reserve, or modification, while wise men were of opinion the most notorious offenders being named and excepted, an Act of Amnesty would be more seasonable, to pacify the minds of men in so general a discontent of the nation, especially of those who did not expect to see the government assumed without any regard to the absent King, or proving a spontaneous abdication, or that the birth of the Prince of Wales was an imposture; five of the Bishops also still refusing to take the new oath.
In the meantime, to gratify the people, the hearth-tax was remitted forever; but what was intended to supply it, besides present great taxes on land, is not named.
The James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 (55) abroad was now furnished by the Louis "Sun King" XIV King France 1638-1715 (50) with money and officers for an expedition to Ireland. The great neglect in not more timely preventing that from hence, and the disturbances in Scotland, give apprehensions of great difficulties, before any settlement can be perfected here, while the Parliament dispose of the great offices among themselves. The Great Seal, Treasury and Admiralty put into commission of many unexpected persons, to gratify the more; so that by the present appearance of things (unless God Almighty graciously interpose and give success in Ireland and settle Scotland) more trouble seems to threaten the nation than could be expected. In the interim, the new King refers all to the Parliament in the most popular manner, but[Pg 292] is very slow in providing against all these menaces, besides finding difficulties in raising men to send abroad; the former army, which had never seen any service hitherto, receiving their pay and passing their summer in an idle scene of a camp at Hounslow, unwilling to engage, and many disaffected, and scarce to be trusted.

In 1734 William Hogarth 1697-1764 (36).Titled "Edwards Hamilton family on a Terrace" the subjects are Anne Hamilton 1709-1748 (24) and Mary Edwards 1704-1743 (30) and their child Gerard Edwardes of Welham Grove 1734-1773.In her left hand she holds Addison’s Spectator No.580 that describes the need to fill the mind with an awareness of the Divine Being.The books on the table beside her include poetry or sermons of Edward Young, the works of Swift, Pope’s translation of the Iliad, and the devotional writings of Damuel Bowens and John Tillotson Archbishop Canterbury 1630-1694.

Around 1665 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (46). Portrait of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 (31) and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England 1637-1671 (27).

Before 04 Jan 1674 Peter Lely 1618-1680. Portrait of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 wearing his Garter Robes.

Around 1672 Henri Gascar 1635-1701 (37). Portrait of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 (38).

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 21

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 21. For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 22

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 22. The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 23

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 23. But if thine eye be evil, thy whole body shall be full of darkness. If therefore the light that is in thee be darkness, how great is that darkness!.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 24

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 24. No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other, Ye cannot serve God and Mammon.

John Evelyn's Diary 1683 Dec. 30 Dec 1683. Thomas Sprat Bishop 1635-1713 (48), now made Dean Westminster Abbey, preached to the Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (53) at Whitehall Palace, on Gospel of Matthew Chapter 6 Verse 24. Recollecting the passages of the past yeare, I gave God thanks for his mercies, praying his blessing for the future.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 13 Verse 44

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 13 Verse 44. NIV. The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 14

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 14 Verse 3

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 14 Verse 3. NIV. After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray. Later that night, he was there alone,.

John Evelyn's Diary 1687 Mar. 03 March, 1687. Richard Meggot -1692, Dean Winchester, preached before the Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714, on Gospel of Matthew Chapter 14 Verse 3. In the afternoon, I went out of town to meet my Henry Hyde 2nd Earl Clarendon -1709, returning from Ireland.

In 1703 John Closterman 1660-1711 (43). Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (37).

Before 24 May 1711 John Closterman 1660-1711. Possibly school of. Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714.

In 1686 Willem Wissing 1656-1687 (30). Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (20).

Around 1705. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (46). Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (39).

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 29

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 29. NIV. I tell you, I will not drink from this fruit of the vine from now on until that day when I drink it new with you in my Father's kingdom.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 29. KJB. But I say unto you, I will not drink henceforth of this fruit of the vine, until that day when I drink it new with you in my Father's kingdom.

John Evelyn's Diary 1686 Mar. 28 Mar 1686. Thomas White Bishop 1628-1698 (58), preach'd in a very eloquent style, on Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 29, submission to the will of God on all accidents and at all times.

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 36-40

Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 36-40. NIV. Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?” 37 Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. 38 This is the first and greatest commandment. 39 And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself. 40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”.

John Evelyn's Diary 1687 Mar. 20 Mar 1687. The Thomas Ken Bishop 1637-1711 (49) (Dr. Ken) preached at St Martin's in the Fields, Charing Cross to a crowd of people not to be expressed, nor the wonderful eloquence of this admirable preacher; the text was Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 36-40, describing the bitterness of our Blessed Savior's agony, the ardor of his love, the infinite obligations we have to imitate his patience and resignation; the means by watching against temptations, and over ourselves with fervent prayer to attain it, and the exceeding reward in the end. Upon all which he made most pathetical discourses. The Communion followed, at which I was participant. I afterward dined at Thomas Tenison Archbishop Canterbury 1636-1715 (50) with the Bishop and that young, most learned, pious, and excellent preacher, William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737 (30). In the afternoon, I went to hear William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737 (30) at the newly built church of St. Anne, on Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 34, upon the subject of taking up the cross, and strenuously behaving ourselves in time of persecution, as this now threatened to be.
His Majesty again prorogued the Parliament, foreseeing it would not remit the laws against Papists, by the extraordinary zeal and bravery of its members, and the free renunciation of the great officers both in Court and state, who would not be prevailed with for any temporal concern.

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Before 1737 Thomas Gibson 1680-1751. Portrait of William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737.

Luke Gospel

Luke Chapter 10

Luke Chapter 10 Verses 41 and 42

Luke Chapter 10 Verses 41 and 42. NIV. But the Lord answered and said to her, “Martha, Martha, you are worried and bothered about so many things; 42 but only one thing is necessary, for Mary has chosen the good part, which shall not be taken away from her.”.

John Evelyn's Diary 1688 Apr. 01 Apr 1688. In the morning, the first sermon was by Edward Stillingfleet Bishop Worcester 1635-1699 (52), Dean of St. Paul's (at Whitehall), on Luke Chapter 10 Verses 41 and 42. The Holy Communion followed, but was so interrupted by the rude breaking in of multitudes zealous to hear the second sermon, to be preached by the Thomas Ken Bishop 1637-1711 (50), that the latter part of that holy office could hardly be heard, or the sacred elements be distributed without great trouble. The Princess being come, he preached on Book of Micah Chapter 7 Verses 8, 9, and 10, describing the calamity of the Reformed Church of Judah under the Babylonian persecution, for her sins, and God's delivery of her on her repentance; that as Judah emerged, so should the now Reformed Church, whenever insulted and persecuted. He preached with his accustomed action, zeal, and energy, so that people flocked from all quarters to hear him.

Around 1680 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (46). Portrait of her husband Edward Stillingfleet Bishop Worcester 1635-1699 (44)When Dean of St Pauls.

Around 1690 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (56) (attributed). Portrait of Edward Stillingfleet Bishop Worcester 1635-1699 (54).

Luke Chapter 13

Luke Chapter 13 Verse 5

Luke Chapter 13 Verse 5. NIV. I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish.

Luke Chapter 13 Verse 5. KJB. I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.

John Evelyn's Diary 1685 Jan. 11 Jan 1685. A young man preached upon Luke Chapter 13 Verse 5 after the Presbyterian tedious method and repetition.

Mark Gospel

Gospel of Mark Chapter 8

Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 34

Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 34. NIV. Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.".

John Evelyn's Diary 1687 Mar. 20 Mar 1687. The Thomas Ken Bishop 1637-1711 (49) (Dr. Ken) preached at St Martin's in the Fields, Charing Cross to a crowd of people not to be expressed, nor the wonderful eloquence of this admirable preacher; the text was Gospel of Matthew Chapter 26 Verse 36-40, describing the bitterness of our Blessed Savior's agony, the ardor of his love, the infinite obligations we have to imitate his patience and resignation; the means by watching against temptations, and over ourselves with fervent prayer to attain it, and the exceeding reward in the end. Upon all which he made most pathetical discourses. The Communion followed, at which I was participant. I afterward dined at Thomas Tenison Archbishop Canterbury 1636-1715 (50) with the Bishop and that young, most learned, pious, and excellent preacher, William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737 (30). In the afternoon, I went to hear William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737 (30) at the newly built church of St. Anne, on Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 34, upon the subject of taking up the cross, and strenuously behaving ourselves in time of persecution, as this now threatened to be.
His Majesty again prorogued the Parliament, foreseeing it would not remit the laws against Papists, by the extraordinary zeal and bravery of its members, and the free renunciation of the great officers both in Court and state, who would not be prevailed with for any temporal concern.

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Before 1737 Thomas Gibson 1680-1751. Portrait of William Wake Archbishop Canterbury 1657-1737.

Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 38

Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 38. KJB. Whosoever, therefore, shall be ashamed of Me and of My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, of him also shall the Son of Man be ashamed when He cometh in the glory of His Father with the holy angels.

Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 38. ASV. For whosoever shall be ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of man also shall be ashamed of him, when he cometh in the glory of his Father with the holy angels.

John Evelyn's Diary 1685 Dec. 20 Dec 1685. Dr Turner, brother to yc Francis Turner Bishop 1637-1700 (48), and sometime Tutor to my son, preach'd at Whitehall Palace on Gospel of Mark Chapter 8 Verse 38, concerning ye submission of Christians to their persecutors, in were some passages indiscreete enough, considering yc time, and the rage of the inhumane French tyrant against the poore Protestants.

Around 1749. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. Whitehall Palace and the Privy Garden from Richmond House.