Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

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pent and reward the[e] four fold in all things wherewith he has trespassed against you; and if he do this thou shalt forgive him with all your heart, and if he do not this I the Lord will avenge thee of thine enemy an hundred fold; and upon his children, and upon his children’s children, of all them that hate me, unto the third and fourth generation: but if the children shall repent, or the children’s children and turn to the Lord their God with all their hearts, and with all their might, mind, and strength, and restore four fold for all their trespasses, wherewith they have trespassed, or wherewith their fathers have trespassed or their father’s fathers then thine indignation shall be turned away and vengeance shall no more come upon them, saith the Lord your God, and their trespass shall never be brought any more as a testimony before the Lord against them: Amen.
 
Section 87 • Revelation, 26 April 1832 [D&C 82]
SECTION LXXXVII.
 
Revelation given April, 1832, showing the order given to Enoch and the church in his day.
 
1 Verily I say unto you, my servants, that inasmuch as you have forgiven one another your trespasses, even so I the Lord forgive you; nevertheless there are those among you who have sinned exceedingly; yea, even all of you have sinned, but verily I say unto you, beware from henceforth and refrain from sin [p. 338]
pent and reward thee four fold in all things wherewith he has trespassed against you; and if he do this thou shalt forgive him with all your heart, and if he do not this I the Lord will avenge thee of thine enemy an hundred fold; and upon his children, and upon his children’s children, of all them that hate me, unto the third and fourth generation: but if the children shall repent, or the children’s children and turn to the Lord their God with all their hearts, and with all their might, mind, and strength, and restore four fold for all their trespasses, wherewith they have trespassed, or wherewith their fathers have trespassed or their father’s fathers then thine indignation shall be turned away and vengeance shall no more come upon them, saith the Lord your God, and their trespass shall never be brought any more as a testimony before the Lord against them: Amen.
 
Section 87 • Revelation, 26 April 1832 [D&C 82]
SECTION LXXXVII.
 
Revelation given April, 1832, showing the order given to Enoch and the church in his day.
 
1 Verily I say unto you, my servants, that inasmuch as you have forgiven one another your trespasses, even so I the Lord forgive you; nevertheless there are those among you who have sinned exceedingly; yea, even all of you have sinned, but verily I say unto you, beware from henceforth and refrain from sin [p. 338]
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