|Author:||Stockton, Owen, 1630-1680.|
|Title:||A warning to drunkards delivered in several sermons to a congregation in Colchester, upon the occasion of a sad providence towards a young man dying in the act of drunkenness / by ... Owen Stockton ...|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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A warning to drunkards delivered in several sermons to a congregation in Colchester, upon the occasion of a sad providence towards a young man dying in the act of drunkenness / by ... Owen Stockton ...
Stockton, Owen, 1630-1680., Fairfax, John, 1623-1700.
London: Printed by J.R. for Tho. Parkhurst ..., 1682.
Epistle dedicatory signed: John Fairfax.
Reproduction of original in the Union Theological Seminary Library, New York.
Temperance -- Sermons.
Alcoholics -- England -- Sermons.
Sermons, English -- 17th century.
To the Worshipful Ralph Cr••eild, Esq; and Nathaniel Lawrence, Esq; Al∣dermen of Colchester, and Justices of the Peace for the County of Essex.
Sect. 2. The Text opened. What's meant by the Crown of Pride, what by the drunk∣ards of Ephraim, what by the wo denounc∣ed against them.
Sect. 3. Drunkenness is a wofull sin. VVhat drunkenness is, when a man is, in Scripture account, a drunken man.
Doct. Drunkenness is a wofull sin, and all drunkards are in a wofull condition, espe∣cially such as live under the means of grace, and make a profession of Religion.
Sect. 4. Drunkenness proved to be a great and wofull sin, several ways.