Book of Commandments, 1833

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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in the kingdom of my Father. Behold I Jesus  Christ, your Lord and your God, and your Redee mer, by the power of my Spirit, have spoken it.  Amen.
 

Chapter 16 • Revelation, circa Summer 1829 [D&C 19]

CHAPTER XVI.
 
1 A commandment of God and not of man to  you, , given (, New-York,  March, 1830,) by him who is eternal:
YEA, even I, I am he, the beginning and the  end: Yea, Alpha and Omega, Christ the  Lord, the Redeemer of the world:
2 I having accomplished and finished the will of  him whose I am, even the Father:
3 Having done this, that I might subdue all things  unto myself:
4 Retaining all power, even to the destroying of  satan and his works at the end of the world, and the  last great day of judgment, which I shall pass upon  the inhabitants thereof, every man according  to his works, and the deeds which he hath done.
5 And surely every man must repent or suffer, for  I God am endless:
6 Wherefore, I revoke not the judgments which I  shall pass, but woes shall go forth, weeping, wailing  and gnashing of teeth:
7 Yea, to those who are found on my left hand,  nevertheless, it is not written, that there shall be no  end to this torment; but it is written endless tor ment.
8 Again, it is written eternal damnation: where fore it is more express than other scriptures, that it [p. 39]
in the kingdom of my Father. Behold I Jesus Christ, your Lord and your God, and your Redeemer, by the power of my Spirit, have spoken it. Amen.
 

Chapter 16 • Revelation, circa Summer 1829 [D&C 19]

CHAPTER XVI.
 
1 A commandment of God and not of man to you, , given (, New-York, March, 1830,) by him who is eternal:
YEA, even I, I am he, the beginning and the end: Yea, Alpha and Omega, Christ the Lord, the Redeemer of the world:
2 I having accomplished and finished the will of him whose I am, even the Father:
3 Having done this, that I might subdue all things unto myself:
4 Retaining all power, even to the destroying of satan and his works at the end of the world, and the last great day of judgment, which I shall pass upon the inhabitants thereof, every man according to his works, and the deeds which he hath done.
5 And surely every man must repent or suffer, for I God am endless:
6 Wherefore, I revoke not the judgments which I shall pass, but woes shall go forth, weeping, wailing and gnashing of teeth:
7 Yea, to those who are found on my left hand, nevertheless, it is not written, that there shall be no end to this torment; but it is written endless torment.
8 Again, it is written eternal damnation: wherefore it is more express than other scriptures, that it [p. 39]
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