Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Wednesday, January 4th, 1659.
ORDERED, That the Thanks of this House be given unto Mr. Burgesse and Mr. Jenkins, for their great Pains taken, in carrying on the Work of Prayer and Preaching in this House this Day, being a Day set apart for Humiliation, and Seeking the Lord, for his Blessing upon the Counsels of this House: And Mr. Love and Sir James Harrington are to give them the Thanks of this House, accordingly.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Council of State, to give such Recompence as they shall think sit, to this Messenger, Captain John Jeacock; and to consider of other faithful Officers for Preferment, according to their Merit.
Ordered, That the Commissioners for Management of the Army do give an Account, to the Council of State, of the Forces they have raised; and that the Council of State do dispose of them as may be most for the Benefit of the Commonwealth.