Book of Commandments, 1833

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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trite, the same is accepted of me, if he obey mine  ordinances:
16 He that speaketh, whose spirit is contrite,  whose language is meek, and edifieth, the same is  of God, if he obey mine ordinances.
17 And again, he that trembleth under my power,  shall be made strong, and shall bring forth fruits of  praise, and wisdom, according to the revelations,  and truths which I have given you.
18 And again, he that is overcome and bringeth  not forth fruits, even according to this pattern, is  not of me:
19 Wherefore by this pattern ye shall know the  spirits in all cases, under the whole heavens.
20 And the days have come, according to men’s  faith it shall be done unto them.
21 Behold this commandment is given unto all  the elders whom I have chosen.
22 And again, verily I say unto you, let my ser vant , and my servant , take their  journey also, preaching the word by the way, unto  this same land.
23 And again, let my servant and my ser vant take their journey, also preaching  the word by the way unto the same land.
24 And again, let my servant and take their journey with my servants and  Joseph.
25 Let my servant and , also take  their journey, and preach by the way unto this same  land.
26 Let my servants and take  their journey, and preach by the way, even unto  this same land.
27 And let my servants and , [p. 125]
trite, the same is accepted of me, if he obey mine ordinances:
16 He that speaketh, whose spirit is contrite, whose language is meek, and edifieth, the same is of God, if he obey mine ordinances.
17 And again, he that trembleth under my power, shall be made strong, and shall bring forth fruits of praise, and wisdom, according to the revelations, and truths which I have given you.
18 And again, he that is overcome and bringeth not forth fruits, even according to this pattern, is not of me:
19 Wherefore by this pattern ye shall know the spirits in all cases, under the whole heavens.
20 And the days have come, according to men’s faith it shall be done unto them.
21 Behold this commandment is given unto all the elders whom I have chosen.
22 And again, verily I say unto you, let my servant , and my servant , take their journey also, preaching the word by the way, unto this same land.
23 And again, let my servant and my servant take their journey, also preaching the word by the way unto the same land.
24 And again, let my servant and take their journey with my servants and Joseph.
25 Let my servant and , also take their journey, and preach by the way unto this same land.
26 Let my servants and take their journey, and preach by the way, even unto this same land.
27 And let my servants and , [p. 125]
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