Jonathan Mitchell Edit Profile
Graduated from Harvard, 1647.
Came to American, 1635. Ordained to ministry Congregational Church, 1650. Pastor church, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1650-1668.
Became life fellow of Harvard, 1650. Leading advocate of Halfway Covenant adopted by Synod of 1662 (most outstanding achievement). Published sermons A Discourse of the Glory to Which God Hath Called Believers by Jesus Christ, 1677.
Other writings include: Letter of Counsel, 1664, An Election Sermon, 1667, A Letter Concerning the Subjects of Baptism, 1675.
Married Margaret (Boradel) Shepard, November 19, 1650.