Doctrine and Covenants, 1835

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truth, that they become blinded, and understand not the things  which are prepared for them: wherefore a commandment I  give unto you, to prepare and organize yourselves by a bond  or everlasting covenant that cannot be broken.
3 And he who breaketh it shall lose his office and standing  in the church, and shall be delivered over to the buffetings of  satan until the day of redemption. Behold this is the prepa ration wherewith I prepare you, and the foundation, and the  ensample, which I give unto you whereby you may accom plish the commandments which are given you, that through  my providence, notwithstanding the tribulation which shall  descend upon you, that the church may stand independent  above all other creatures beneath the celestial world, that you  may come up unto the crown prepared for you, and be made  rulers over many kingdoms, saith the Lord God, the Holy One  of Zion, who hath established the foundations of ; who hath appointed Michael, your prince, and estab lished his feet, and set him upon high; and given unto him the  keys of salvation under the counsel and direction of the Holy  One, who is without beginning of days or end of life.
4 Verily, verily I say unto you, ye are little children, and  ye have not as yet understood how great blessings the Father  has in his own hands, and prepared for you; and ye cannot  bear all things now, nevertheless be of good cheer, for I will  lead you along: the kingdom is yours and the blessings there of are yours; and the riches of eternity are yours: and he who  receiveth all things, with thankfulness, shall be made glorious,  and the things of this earth shall be added unto him, even an  hundred fold, yea more: wherefore do the things which I have  commanded you, saith your Redeemer, even the Son Ahman,  who prepareth all things before he taketh you; for ye are the  church of the first born, and he will take you up in the cloud,  and appoint every man his portion. And he that is a faithful  and wise steward shall inherit all things. Amen.
 

Section 76 • Revelation, 12 March 1832 [D&C 79]

SECTION LXXVI.
 
Revelation given March, 1832.
 
1 Verily I say unto you, that it is my will that my servant   should go again into the eastern countries, from  place to place, and from city to city, in the power of the ordi nation wherewith he has been ordained, proclaiming glad ti dings of great joy, even the everlasting gospel, and I will send  upon him the Comforter which shall teach him the truth and  the way whither he shall go; and inasmuch as he is faithful I [p. 205]
truth, that they become blinded, and understand not the things which are prepared for them: wherefore a commandment I give unto you, to prepare and organize yourselves by a bond or everlasting covenant that cannot be broken.
3 And he who breaketh it shall lose his office and standing in the church, and shall be delivered over to the buffetings of satan until the day of redemption. Behold this is the preparation wherewith I prepare you, and the foundation, and the ensample, which I give unto you whereby you may accomplish the commandments which are given you, that through my providence, notwithstanding the tribulation which shall descend upon you, that the church may stand independent above all other creatures beneath the celestial world, that you may come up unto the crown prepared for you, and be made rulers over many kingdoms, saith the Lord God, the Holy One of Zion, who hath established the foundations of ; who hath appointed Michael, your prince, and established his feet, and set him upon high; and given unto him the keys of salvation under the counsel and direction of the Holy One, who is without beginning of days or end of life.
4 Verily, verily I say unto you, ye are little children, and ye have not as yet understood how great blessings the Father has in his own hands, and prepared for you; and ye cannot bear all things now, nevertheless be of good cheer, for I will lead you along: the kingdom is yours and the blessings thereof are yours; and the riches of eternity are yours: and he who receiveth all things, with thankfulness, shall be made glorious, and the things of this earth shall be added unto him, even an hundred fold, yea more: wherefore do the things which I have commanded you, saith your Redeemer, even the Son Ahman, who prepareth all things before he taketh you; for ye are the church of the first born, and he will take you up in the cloud, and appoint every man his portion. And he that is a faithful and wise steward shall inherit all things. Amen.
 

Section 76 • Revelation, 12 March 1832 [D&C 79]

SECTION LXXVI.
 
Revelation given March, 1832.
 
1 Verily I say unto you, that it is my will that my servant should go again into the eastern countries, from place to place, and from city to city, in the power of the ordination wherewith he has been ordained, proclaiming glad tidings of great joy, even the everlasting gospel, and I will send upon him the Comforter which shall teach him the truth and the way whither he shall go; and inasmuch as he is faithful I [p. 205]
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