Reeve, Thomas, Dd

Reeve, Thomas, D.D., an Anglican divine of the 17th century, flourished as preacher of Waltham Abbey, Essex. He published, Sermons (Lond. 1632, 4to): — Sermons (1647, 4to): — Public Devotions (1651,12mo): — God's Plea for Nineveh, or London's Precedent for Mercy, delivered in certain sermons, etc. (1657, fol.); "An extraordinary work, very severe in lashing and exposing the vices of the age; the sermons are a very lively picture of London manners now unknown;... this is one of the scarcest books in English theology" (Beloe, Anec. iii. 80-84): — an abridgment, entitled London's Remembrancer, was published soon afterwards: — Sermons (1660, 4to): — England's Backwardness, etc., a sermon (1661, 8vo): Discourses (1661, 4to): Sermon (1661, 4to): — England's Restitution, etc.: — Sermons (1661, 4to). See Allibone, Dict. of Brit. and Amer. Auth. sv.

Topical Outlines Nave's Bible Topics International Standard Bible Encyclopedia Online King James Bible King James Dictionary

Verse reference tagging and popups powered by VerseClick™.