Sixteen questions by John Cotton

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/11
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises i.11
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Physical Description
      46 folios (ff 207-252); f 252v is blank.

Scope and Content

Copy of John Cotton's treatise on justification and sanctification, “Rejoynder to the ‘Elders of the Church in the [Massachusetts] Bay’ ”.

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black i.11; Thomas p.27

Custodial History

Other foliation (originally not in the ms) ff 174-219. Other pagination (in the original manuscript) pp 1-88


For John Cotton (1585-1652) see ODNB, DAB, L Ziff The Career of John Cotton; Puritanism and the American Experience (Princeton 1962), Corr 13, 549, 882 and 1186.