letter

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLP 4/32/1/30
  • Former Reference
      GB 135 PLP 4/32/1/30
  • Dates of Creation
      26 Nov1776
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

To [Ball’s sister] Ann Ball. Spiritual matters are discussed with particular reference toAnn’s struggle for ‘the witness of sanctification, but you must not while you are in thebody expect deliverance from temptations any farther than power over them, for our Lord was tempted& grieved too or else wod he have weep over Jerusalem...I am afraid some people expect angelicalperfection instead of Christian, the perfection of love is what we should seek...’ Spiritualmatters are further discussed in detail.