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We whose names are underwritten doe certify that
being prsent upon ye Lords day , we heard Good=
ask before ye Congregation acknowledge
the great sinne of Adultery wch it hath pleased
God to Leave Him to ye commission of , the
sevrall particulars expressed then by Him is not
at present with us, by reason or writing is
sudden & unexpected but thus much in short
his discourse was sollemne & serious, laying the
burthen of his sin upon himself & giving ye glory to
God to whom it doth belong for his Repentance & hu=
= illiatiō wch we trust is sincere & sound : this was
done by Him we hope to ye glory of God , the honr of
ye Gospell & ye good of those wch were then prsent
to ye truth of wch we make bold to set or hands
at Midletō May 18 1667.
This was a Volluntury act of Goodm: Milller and no
otherwise to our knowledge.
the marke of
In reference to ye clause in ye Church's L.r concerning
his wife came this Testimony.
Middleton May. 3d 1667.
These are to certify whom it may concerne, yt we
underwritten being prsent about an hour or rather
lesse, before ye death of Izbell Miller , her husband
desiring of her forgivenesse, she made that Returne yt
she forgave him wth all her heart , as God for Xt
his sake forgave her , this we can testify & upon
ye Desier of Tho: Miller have given him under or hands
this day & yeare above-written
Upon ye Reading of these Bro: Jon Pierson stood up & told us
that speaking wth Bro: William Harris (lately at Boston)