Execution sermons -- 17th century. : A sermon preach'd at the Castle of York, to the condemned prisoners : on Monday the 30th of March, 1691. being the day before their execution. With an appendix, which gives some account of them all; but more particularly of Mr. Edmund Robinson clerk, who was condemned and executed for high treason in counterfeiting the King's coyn. / By George Halley ...
Execution sermons -- 18th century. : The evidence of Christianity not weakened by the frailty of its ministers. A sermon preached in the cathedral church at Bristol, on Sunday, June 29, 1777. By John Camplin, ...
Execution sermons -- England -- Early works to 1800. : The bishop of Canterbury his last speech or, His funerall sermon, preach't by himselfe upon the scaffold on Tower-Hill, on Friday the tenth day of January 1644. : Vpon Hebrews, 12. 1,2. Also, the prayers which he used at the same time and place before his execution. / All faithfully written by Iohn Hinde, whom the arch-bishop beseeched that he would not let any wrong be done him by any phrase in false copies.
Execution sermons -- Massachusetts -- Boston. : Two sermons : the first from Psalm CII. 19, 20. Delivered the Lord's Day before the execution of Levi Ames, who was executed at Boston, Thursday October twenty-first, for burglary, aet. 22. This discourse was preached at the desire of the criminal, who also attended on the occasion. The second from Proverbs XVII. 25. Preached the Lord's-Day after his execution; and designed as an improvement of that awful event, by way of caution to others. To which is added, at the request of many, an account of the exercise of his mind, from the time of his condemnation, until he left the world; together with the conversation the author had with him as he walked with him from the prison to the gallows. By all which, compared with his latter conduct, he may be thought in a judgment of charity, to have died, a penitent thief. By Samuel Stillman, A.M. Pastor of the First Baptist Church in Boston. [One line from Luke].
Executions and executioners -- Alabama -- Mobile. : A statement of the trial of Charles R.S. Boyington, who was indicted and executed for the murder of Nathaniel Frost [electronic resource] / written by himself : to which is added a number of fugitive pieces in verse, also written and composed by him.
Executions and executioners -- Connecticut -- Danbury. : A sermon, preached at Danbury, November 8th, A.D. 1798, [electronic resource] : being the day of execution of Anthony, a free Negro, pursuant to sentence of death passed upon him by the Hon. Superior Court, for the crime of a rape. / By Timothy Langdon, A.M. Pastor of the First Church in Danbury. [One line from Ecclesiastes]
Executions and executioners -- Connecticut -- Haddam. : A sermon preached at Haddam, June 14, 1797. [electronic resource] : On the day of the execution of Thomas Starr, condemned for the murder of his kinsman, Samuel Cornwell, by seven wounds given him, by a penknife, in the trunk of his body, July 26th, 1796, of which he languished a few days and died: : with a sketch of the life and character of said Starr. / By Enoch Huntington, A.M. Pastor of the First Church in Middletown. ; [Five lines of Scripture texts]