Judge Matthew Hale’s papers: concerning religion

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/390
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises xvi.344
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      ff 20-26 Additional pagination pp. 1-14

Scope and Content

The Judgment of the late Lord Chief Justice Sir Matthew Hale, of the nature of true religion… Dated 21 Sept. 1682. The original of the book published by Baxter in 1684.

Includes: 'II Concerning Religion: [The life of it & Superaditions to it.] ‘The Truth and Spirit of Religion comes in a narrow compass though the Effect & Operations there of are large & defusive’

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black xvi.344; Thomas p.19


See Rel. iii.181.