Book of Commandments, 1833

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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41 Wherefore let my disciples in , ar range their temporal concerns, which dwell upon  this farm.
42 Let my servant , who has the care there of dispose of the land, that he may be prepared in  the coming spring, to take his journey up unto the  land of Zion, with those that dwell upon the face  thereof, excepting those whom I shall reserve unto  myself, that shall not go until I shall command  them.
43 And let all the moneys which can be spared, it  mattereth not unto me whether it be little or much,  sent up unto the land of Zion, unto them whom I  have appointed to receive.
44 Behold I the Lord, will give unto my servant  Joseph power, that he shall be enabled to discern  by the Spirit those who shall go up unto the land of  Zion, and those of my disciples who shall tarry.
45 Let my servant retain his , or in  other words, the store yet for a little season.
46 Nevertheless let him impart all the money which  he can impart, to be sent up unto the land of Zion.
47 Behold these things are in his own hands, let  him do according to wisdom.
48 Verily I say, let him be ordained as an agent  unto the disciples that shall tarry, and let him be  ordained unto this power;
49 And now speedily visit the churches, expound ing these things unto them, with my servant .
50 Behold this is my will, obtaining moneys even  as I have directed.
51 He that is faithful and endureth shall overcome  the world.
52 He that sendeth up treasures unto the land of  Zion, shall receive an inheritance in this world, and [p. 154]
41 Wherefore let my disciples in , arrange their temporal concerns, which dwell upon this farm.
42 Let my servant , who has the care thereof dispose of the land, that he may be prepared in the coming spring, to take his journey up unto the land of Zion, with those that dwell upon the face thereof, excepting those whom I shall reserve unto myself, that shall not go until I shall command them.
43 And let all the moneys which can be spared, it mattereth not unto me whether it be little or much, sent up unto the land of Zion, unto them whom I have appointed to receive.
44 Behold I the Lord, will give unto my servant Joseph power, that he shall be enabled to discern by the Spirit those who shall go up unto the land of Zion, and those of my disciples who shall tarry.
45 Let my servant retain his , or in other words, the store yet for a little season.
46 Nevertheless let him impart all the money which he can impart, to be sent up unto the land of Zion.
47 Behold these things are in his own hands, let him do according to wisdom.
48 Verily I say, let him be ordained as an agent unto the disciples that shall tarry, and let him be ordained unto this power;
49 And now speedily visit the churches, expounding these things unto them, with my servant .
50 Behold this is my will, obtaining moneys even as I have directed.
51 He that is faithful and endureth shall overcome the world.
52 He that sendeth up treasures unto the land of Zion, shall receive an inheritance in this world, and [p. 154]
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