Memorial to Rev John Broadley

Halifax Parish Church



Memorial to Rev John Broadley in Halifax Parish Church

Inscription


MR IO: BROADLEY LATE MINISTR AT SOWERBY
CHAPP: DIED FEB: 14: 1625 · MARY HIS WIFE
ALSO DIED MAR: 2: 1625 HERE LIE BURIED
   
HERE LIES INTERD A ZEALOUS, GRAVE DIVINE,
MEEKE, LOVEING, LOVD, ONELY WTH SINNE AT STRIFE,
WHO HEARD HIM SAWE LIFE IN HIS DOCTRINE SHINE,
WHO SAW HIM HEARD SOUND DOCTRINE IN HIS LIFE,
& IN YE SAME COLDE BED HERE RESTS HIS WIFE,
   
NOR ARE THEY DEAD, BUT SLEEPE; FOR HE NERE DIES
YT WAITS FOR HIS SWEETE SAVIOUR'S WORD, ARISE



© Malcolm Bull 2020
Revised 08:40 /10th March 2020 / ph2810 / 2840

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