Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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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.
11  Behold I the Lord will give unto my  servant Joseph Smith, jr. 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.
12  Let my servant re tain his , or, in other words, the store yet  for a little season. Nevertheless let him im part all the money which he can impart, to be  sent up unto the land of Zion. Behold these  things are in his own hands, let him do accord ing to wisdom. Verily I say, let him be or dained as an agent unto the disciples that shall  tarry, and let him be ordained unto this power;  and now speedily visit the churches, expound ing these things unto them, with my servant  . Behold this is my will, ob taining moneys even as I have directed.
13 He that is faithful and endureth shall  overcome the world. He that sendeth up  treasures unto the land of Zion, shall receive  an inheritance in this world, and his works  shall follow him; and also a reward in the  world to come; yea, and blessed are the dead  that die in the Lord from henceforth, when  the Lord shall come, and old things shall pass  away, and all things become new, they shall  rise from the dead and shall not die after, and  shall receive an inheritance before the Lord,  in the holy city, and he that liveth when the  Lord shall come, and have kept the faith,  blessed is he; nevertheless it is appointed to [p. 207]
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.
11  Behold I the Lord will give unto my servant Joseph Smith, jr. 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.
12  Let my servant retain his , or, in other words, the store yet for a little season. Nevertheless let him impart all the money which he can impart, to be sent up unto the land of Zion. Behold these things are in his own hands, let him do according to wisdom. Verily I say, let him be ordained as an agent unto the disciples that shall tarry, and let him be ordained unto this power; and now speedily visit the churches, expounding these things unto them, with my servant . Behold this is my will, obtaining moneys even as I have directed.
13 He that is faithful and endureth shall overcome the world. He that sendeth up treasures unto the land of Zion, shall receive an inheritance in this world, and his works shall follow him; and also a reward in the world to come; yea, and blessed are the dead that die in the Lord from henceforth, when the Lord shall come, and old things shall pass away, and all things become new, they shall rise from the dead and shall not die after, and shall receive an inheritance before the Lord, in the holy city, and he that liveth when the Lord shall come, and have kept the faith, blessed is he; nevertheless it is appointed to [p. 207]
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