Collection of Sacred Hymns, 1835

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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PREFACE.
In order to sing by the Spirit, and  with the understanding, it is necessary  that the church of the Latter Day Saints  should have a collection of “Sacred  Hymns,” adapted to their faith and be lief in the gospel, and, as far as can be,  holding forth the promises made to the  fathers who died in the precious faith  of a glorious resurrection, and a thou sand years’ reign on earth with the  Son of Man in his glory. Notwithstan [p. [iii]]
PREFACE.
In order to sing by the Spirit, and with the understanding, it is necessary that the church of the Latter Day Saints should have a collection of “Sacred Hymns,” adapted to their faith and belief in the gospel, and, as far as can be, holding forth the promises made to the fathers who died in the precious faith of a glorious resurrection, and a thousand years’ reign on earth with the Son of Man in his glory. Notwithstan [p. [iii]]
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