Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

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their relief, that they may be kept until all  things ma[y] be done according to my law  which ye have received: Amen.
 

Section 63 • Revelation, circa 8 March 1831–B [D&C 47]

SECTION LXIII.
 
Revelation to Joseph Smith, jr. and , given March, 1831.
 
1 Behold it is expedient in me that my ser vant should write and keep a regular his tory, and assist you, my servant Joseph, in  transcribing all things which shall be given  you, until he is called to further duties. Again,  verily I say unto you, that he can also lift up  his voice in meetings, whenever it shall be ex pedient.
2 And again, I say unto you, that it shall be  appointed unto him to keep the church re cord and history continually, for I have appointed to another office.—  Wherefore it shall be given him, inasmuch as  he is faithful, by the Comforter, to write these  things; even so: Amen.
 

Section 64 • Revelation, 10 March 1831 [D&C 48]

SECTION LXIV.
 
Revelation given March, 1831.
 
1 It is necessary that ye should remain, for  the present time, in your places of abode, as  it shall be suitable to your circumstances; and  inasmuch as ye have lands, ye shall impart to  the eastern brethren; and inasmuch as ye  have not lands, let them buy for the present [p. 288]
their relief, that they may be kept until all things may be done according to my law which ye have received: Amen.
 

Section 63 • Revelation, circa 8 March 1831–B [D&C 47]

SECTION LXIII.
 
Revelation to Joseph Smith, jr. and , given March, 1831.
 
1 Behold it is expedient in me that my servant should write and keep a regular history, and assist you, my servant Joseph, in transcribing all things which shall be given you, until he is called to further duties. Again, verily I say unto you, that he can also lift up his voice in meetings, whenever it shall be expedient.
2 And again, I say unto you, that it shall be appointed unto him to keep the church record and history continually, for I have appointed to another office.— Wherefore it shall be given him, inasmuch as he is faithful, by the Comforter, to write these things; even so: Amen.
 

Section 64 • Revelation, 10 March 1831 [D&C 48]

SECTION LXIV.
 
Revelation given March, 1831.
 
1 It is necessary that ye should remain, for the present time, in your places of abode, as it shall be suitable to your circumstances; and inasmuch as ye have lands, ye shall impart to the eastern brethren; and inasmuch as ye have not lands, let them buy for the present [p. 288]
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