Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

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recover my people, which are of the house of  Israel.
4 And it shall come to pass that power shall  rest upon thee; thou shalt have great faith  and I will be with thee and go before thy  face. Thou art called to labor in my vineyard,  and to build up my church, and to bring forth  Zion, that it may rejoice upon the hills and  flourish. Behold, verily, verily I say unto  thee, thou art not called to go into the eastern  countries, but thou art called to go to the .  And inasmuch as my people shall assemble  themselves to the , I have kept in store a  blessing such as is not known among the chil dren of men, and it shall be poured forth upon  their heads. And from thence men shall go  forth into all nations.
5 Bohold, verily, verily I say unto you, that  the people in call upon me in much faith,  thinking I will stay my hand in judgment up on the nations, but I cannot deny my word:  wherefore lay to with your might and call  faithful laborers into my vineyard, that it may  be pruned for the last time. And inasmuch  as they do repent and receive the fulness of  my gospel, and become sanctified, I will stay  mine hand in judgment: wherefore go forth,  crying with a loud voice, saying, The kingdom  of heaven is at hand; crying Hosanna! bless ed be the name of the most high God. Go  forth baptizing with water, preparing the way  before my face, for the time of my coming; for  the time is at hand; the day nor the hour no  man knoweth; but it surely shall come, and he  that receiveth these things receiveth me; and [p. 284]
recover my people, which are of the house of Israel.
4 And it shall come to pass that power shall rest upon thee; thou shalt have great faith and I will be with thee and go before thy face. Thou art called to labor in my vineyard, and to build up my church, and to bring forth Zion, that it may rejoice upon the hills and flourish. Behold, verily, verily I say unto thee, thou art not called to go into the eastern countries, but thou art called to go to the . And inasmuch as my people shall assemble themselves to the , I have kept in store a blessing such as is not known among the children of men, and it shall be poured forth upon their heads. And from thence men shall go forth into all nations.
5 Bohold, verily, verily I say unto you, that the people in call upon me in much faith, thinking I will stay my hand in judgment upon the nations, but I cannot deny my word: wherefore lay to with your might and call faithful laborers into my vineyard, that it may be pruned for the last time. And inasmuch as they do repent and receive the fulness of my gospel, and become sanctified, I will stay mine hand in judgment: wherefore go forth, crying with a loud voice, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand; crying Hosanna! blessed be the name of the most high God. Go forth baptizing with water, preparing the way before my face, for the time of my coming; for the time is at hand; the day nor the hour no man knoweth; but it surely shall come, and he that receiveth these things receiveth me; and [p. 284]
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