Ussher’s Motto

Alan Ford, in his outstanding biography James Ussher: Theology, History, and Politics in Early-Modern Ireland and England (Oxford, 2007) records Ussher’s motto as follows:
Vae mihi si non evangelizavero” – “Woe is unto me, if I preach not the gospel” – 1 Corinthians 9:16.

Amen.

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