Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

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  • Historical Introduction
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of the earth, and hear the words of that God  who made you. O, ye nations of the earth,  how often would I have gathered you together  as a hen gathereth her chickens under her  wings, but ye would not? How oft have I  called upon you by the mouth of my servants,  and by the ministering of angels, and by mine  own voice, and by the voice of thunderings,  and by the voice of lightnings, and by the  voice of tempests, and by the voice of earth quakes, and great hailstorms, and by the voice  of famines and pestilences of every kind, and  by the great sound of a trump, and by the voice  of judgment, and by the voice of mercy all the  day long, and by the voice of glory and honor,  and the riches of eternal life, and would have  saved you with an everlasting salvation, but  ye would not? Behold the day has come,  when the cup of the wrath of mine indignation  is full.
7 Behold, verily I say unto you, that these  are the words of the Lord your God: where fore, labor ye, labor ye in my vineyard for the  last time: for the last time call upon the inha bitants of the earth, for in my own due time  will I come upon the earth in judgment: and  my people shall be redeemed and shall reign  with me on earth: for the great Millenial,  which I have spoken by the mouth of my ser vants, shall come; for satan shall be bound;  and when he is loosed again, he shall only  reign for a little season, and then cometh the  end of the earth: and he that liveth in righte ousness, shall be changed in the twinkling of  an eye: and the earth shall pass away so as [p. 178]
of the earth, and hear the words of that God who made you. O, ye nations of the earth, how often would I have gathered you together as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings, but ye would not? How oft have I called upon you by the mouth of my servants, and by the ministering of angels, and by mine own voice, and by the voice of thunderings, and by the voice of lightnings, and by the voice of tempests, and by the voice of earthquakes, and great hailstorms, and by the voice of famines and pestilences of every kind, and by the great sound of a trump, and by the voice of judgment, and by the voice of mercy all the day long, and by the voice of glory and honor, and the riches of eternal life, and would have saved you with an everlasting salvation, but ye would not? Behold the day has come, when the cup of the wrath of mine indignation is full.
7 Behold, verily I say unto you, that these are the words of the Lord your God: wherefore, labor ye, labor ye in my vineyard for the last time: for the last time call upon the inhabitants of the earth, for in my own due time will I come upon the earth in judgment: and my people shall be redeemed and shall reign with me on earth: for the great Millenial, which I have spoken by the mouth of my servants, shall come; for satan shall be bound; and when he is loosed again, he shall only reign for a little season, and then cometh the end of the earth: and he that liveth in righteousness, shall be changed in the twinkling of an eye: and the earth shall pass away so as [p. 178]
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