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Sermon of Edward Payson(n.d.)

  • MS 2000.51
  • 1 item

Based on Romans, Chapter 2, Verse 10. Includes notes on the Book of John. Bears a pencil notation “Rev. Ed Payson” followed by the dates 1657–[1702?]

The Reverend Edward Payson (1657–1732), of Rowley, Massachusetts, graduated from Harvard in 1677. Some of his sermons were published in 1728. [Sibley’s Harvard Graduates]

A descendent, Edward Payson (1783–1827), pastor of the Second Congregational Church in Portland Maine, 1811–1827, also published religious works.