Two cases of conscience

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/293
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises vii.44 Treatises vii.242
  • Dates of Creation
      7 August 1667
  • Physical Description
      f 148; 305 x 197 mm.

Scope and Content

Judgement on two cases of conscience. The first being on the validity of a marriage between Caius and Julia; secondly on a clergyman ordained by the Bishop of Worcester, under 24 years of age.

‘To speake first of the text, it is plaine in the words, that it was the Same case that Christ spake to, both to the Pharises & privately to the Disciples:’ f 148 v: ‘Ri: Baxter. Acton Aug. 7. 1667.’


See also DWL/RB/1/36, 'Treatise relating to Baxter’s Aphorismes of justification'

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black vii.242 (also listed as vii.44); Thomas p.14


See John Berry’s correspondence with Baxter Corr 743, 863, 864, 867, 870)