House of Commons Journal Volume 3: 27 December 1643

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Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 3, 1643-1644. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Die Mercurii, 27 Decembris, 1643. Dies publicæ Humiliationis

Preachers thanked.

ORDERED, That Mr. Solicitor and Mr. Recorder do from this House give Thanks unto Mr. Hinderson and Mr. Strickland, for the great Pains they took in the Sermons they preached this Day, at the Intreaty of this House, at Saint Margaret's, Westminster, it being the Day of publick Humiliation; and to desire them to print their Sermons: And they are to have the like Privilege in printing of them, as others, in like kind, usually have had.

Preachers appointed.

Ordered, That Mr. Solicitor do desire Mr. Rutherford, and that Sir Christopher Yelverton do desire Mr. Cowdrey, to preach before the Commons, the next Fast Day, at Saint Margaret's, Westminster.

Members in a Tavern on Fast Day.

Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee of Examinations, to inquire after, and receive the Examination of the Information given, concerning some Members of the House dining and being in a Tavern, most Part of the Time that the House was solemnizing the Fast, this last Day of Humiliation.