Wednesday, 1st November, 1654.
Settling the Government.
THE House (according to former Order) was this
Day resolved into a Committee of the whole House,
upon the Government.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins was called to the Chair.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins reports, The Desire of the said Committee,
That the House would give Leave, that the Committee
may sit again To-morrow Morning.
Resolved, That the House be resolved into a Committee
of the whole House To-morrow Morning, upon the Government, according to former Order.
Resolved, That the House do appoint Two Ministers
to preach before them at Margarett's, Westminster, on
the next Lord's Day, being the Fifth of November.
Resolved, That Mr. Vines and Mr. Manton be desired
to preach before the Parliament on the said Day: And
Mr. Bulkley is to give Notice hereof to Mr. Manton; and
Colonel John Birch is to give Notice hereof to Mr. Vines.