Book of Commandments, 1833

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38 Fear not, little children, for you are mine, and  I have overcome the world, and you are of them  that my Father hath given me;
39 And none of them which my Father hath giv en me shall be lost:
40 And the Father and I are one; I am in the  Father and the Father in me:
41 And inasmuch as ye have received me, ye are  in me, and I in you: wherefore I am in your midst;  and I am the good Shepherd;
42 And the day cometh that you shall hear my  voice and see me, and know that I am.
43 Watch, therefore, that ye may be ready; even  so: Amen.
 

Chapter 54 • Revelation, 6 June 1831 [D&C 52]

CHAPTER LIV.
 
A Revelation to the elders of the church assem bled in , Ohio, given June, 1831.
BEHOLD, thus saith the Lord unto the elders  whom he hath called and chosen, in these last  days, by the voice of his Spirit, saying, I the Lord  will make known unto you what I will that ye shall  do from this time until the next conference, which  shall be held in , upon the land which I  will consecrate unto my people, which are a rem nant of Jacob, and them who are heirs according to  the covenant.
2 Wherefore, verily I say unto you, let my ser vants Joseph and take their journey as soon  as preparations can be made to leave their homes,  and journey to the land of .
3 And inasmuch as they are faithful unto me, it [p. 123]
38 Fear not, little children, for you are mine, and I have overcome the world, and you are of them that my Father hath given me;
39 And none of them which my Father hath given me shall be lost:
40 And the Father and I are one; I am in the Father and the Father in me:
41 And inasmuch as ye have received me, ye are in me, and I in you: wherefore I am in your midst; and I am the good Shepherd;
42 And the day cometh that you shall hear my voice and see me, and know that I am.
43 Watch, therefore, that ye may be ready; even so: Amen.
 

Chapter 54 • Revelation, 6 June 1831 [D&C 52]

CHAPTER LIV.
 
A Revelation to the elders of the church assembled in , Ohio, given June, 1831.
BEHOLD, thus saith the Lord unto the elders whom he hath called and chosen, in these last days, by the voice of his Spirit, saying, I the Lord will make known unto you what I will that ye shall do from this time until the next conference, which shall be held in , upon the land which I will consecrate unto my people, which are a remnant of Jacob, and them who are heirs according to the covenant.
2 Wherefore, verily I say unto you, let my servants Joseph and take their journey as soon as preparations can be made to leave their homes, and journey to the land of .
3 And inasmuch as they are faithful unto me, it [p. 123]
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