Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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men in this generation; and then shall all things  be added thereunto.
11 Behold thou art , my son; seek  the kingdom of God and all things shall be ad ded according to that which is just. Build up on my rock, which is my gospel; deny not the  Spirit of revelation, nor the Spirit of prophe cy, for wo unto him that denieth these things;  therefore, treasure up in your hearts until the  time which is in my wisdom, that you shall go  forth: behold I speak unto all who have good  desires, and have thrust in their sickle to reap.
12 Behold I am Jesus Christ, the Son of  God: I am the life and the light of the world:  I am the same who came unto my own, and  my own received me not; but verily, verily I  say unto you, that as many as receiveth me,  them will I give power to become the sons of  God, even to them that believe on my name:  Amen.
 
Section 38 • Revelation, May 1829–B [D&C 12]
SECTION XXXVIII.
 
Revelation given to May,  1829.
 
1 A great and marvellous work is about to  come forth among the children of men: behold  I am God, and give heed to my word, which  is quick and powerful, sharper than a two- edged sword, to the dividing asunder of both  joints and marrow: therefore, give heed unto  my word.
2 Behold the field is white already to har vest, therefore, whoso desireth to reap, let him [p. 250]
men in this generation; and then shall all things be added thereunto.
11 Behold thou art , my son; seek the kingdom of God and all things shall be added according to that which is just. Build upon my rock, which is my gospel; deny not the Spirit of revelation, nor the Spirit of prophecy, for wo unto him that denieth these things; therefore, treasure up in your hearts until the time which is in my wisdom, that you shall go forth: behold I speak unto all who have good desires, and have thrust in their sickle to reap.
12 Behold I am Jesus Christ, the Son of God: I am the life and the light of the world: I am the same who came unto my own, and my own received me not; but verily, verily I say unto you, that as many as receiveth me, them will I give power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on my name: Amen.
 
Section 38 • Revelation, May 1829–B [D&C 12]
SECTION XXXVIII.
 
Revelation given to May, 1829.
 
1 A great and marvellous work is about to come forth among the children of men: behold I am God, and give heed to my word, which is quick and powerful, sharper than a two-edged sword, to the dividing asunder of both joints and marrow: therefore, give heed unto my word.
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