House of Commons Journal Volume 3
31 July 1644


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 3: 31 July 1644', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 3: 1643-1644 (1802), pp. 574-575. URL: Date accessed: 24 November 2014.


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Die Mercurii, 31 Julii, 1644;

Dies publicæ Humiliationis.

Preachers thanked.

ORDERED, That Mr. Asherst, Sir Robert Harley, and Mr. Hallowes, do, from this House, give Thanks to Mr. Rathbone and Mr. Gower, for the great Pains they took in the Sermons they preached this Day, at the Intreaty of this House, at Saint Margarett'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 the like Kind, usually have had.

Preachers appointed.

Ordered, That Mr. Rous and Mr. Ashe do, from this House, desire Mr. Rayner and Mr. Tisdaile to preach before the Commons, at Saint Margarett's, Westminster, the next Fast Day.


Ordered, That on Friday next, the House do meet in a Grand Committee, to take into further Consideration the Matter of Ordination.