Book of Commandments, 1833

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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there be no idolatry nor wickedness practiced. And remember in all things, the poor and the needy, the sick and the afflicted, for he that doeth not these things, the same is not my disciple.
41 And again, let my servants Joseph and and , take with them a recommend from the church.
42 And let there be one obtained for my servant , also:
43 And thus, even as I have said, if ye are faithful, ye shall assemble yourselves together to rejoice upon the land of , which is the land of your inheritance, which is now the land of your enemies.
44 But behold I the Lord will hasten the city in its time;
45 And will crown the faithful with joy and with rejoicing.
46 Behold I am Jesus Christ, the Son of God, and I will lift them up at the last day; even so: Amen.
 
Chapter 55 • Revelation, 8 June 1831 [D&C 53]
CHAPTER LV.
 
A Revelation to ,) given in , Ohio, June, 1831.
BEHOLD I say unto you, my servant , that I have heard your prayers, and you have called upon me, that it should be made known unto you, of the Lord your God, concerning your calling, and election in this church, which I the Lord have raised up in these last days.
2 Behold I the Lord, who was crucified for the sins of the world, giveth unto you a commandment, that you shall forsake the world. [p. 127]
there be no idolatry nor wickedness practiced. And remember in all things, the poor and the needy, the sick and the afflicted, for he that doeth not these things, the same is not my disciple.
41 And again, let my servants Joseph and and , take with them a recommend from the church.
42 And let there be one obtained for my servant , also:
43 And thus, even as I have said, if ye are faithful, ye shall assemble yourselves together to rejoice upon the land of , which is the land of your inheritance, which is now the land of your enemies.
44 But behold I the Lord will hasten the city in its time;
45 And will crown the faithful with joy and with rejoicing.
46 Behold I am Jesus Christ, the Son of God, and I will lift them up at the last day; even so: Amen.
 
Chapter 55 • Revelation, 8 June 1831 [D&C 53]
CHAPTER LV.
 
A Revelation to ,) given in , Ohio, June, 1831.
BEHOLD I say unto you, my servant , that I have heard your prayers, and you have called upon me, that it should be made known unto you, of the Lord your God, concerning your calling, and election in this church, which I the Lord have raised up in these last days.
2 Behold I the Lord, who was crucified for the sins of the world, giveth unto you a commandment, that you shall forsake the world. [p. 127]
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