1584–1659

A chap­lain to King Charles I, Pest­el was Rec­tor of Pack­ing­ton, Lei­ces­ter­shire, un­til he was se­ques­trat­ed from it by the West­min­ster As­sem­bly in 1646.

His works in­clude:

  1. Come, Rav­ished Souls with High De­light
  2. Fairest of Morn­ing Lights Ap­pear