QUOTE: Dr. Burgess, the other assessor, was his wife’s brother, and offered a prayer a full hour long from the pulpit of St. Margaret’s when the House of Commons and the Assembly met together to sign the “Solemn League and Covenant.”
The quote above is from The Life of John Wesley by John Telford – Chapter 1, ANCESTRY AND PARENTAGE and is found at http://wesley.nnu.edu/?id=83. Copyright © 1993-2011. Wesley Center for Applied Theology, c/o Northwest Nazarene University. All Rights Reserved.