Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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all things; where God, even the Father, reigns  upon his thrown forever and ever: before  whose throne all things bow in humble rever ence and give him glory forever and ever.—  They who dwell in his presence are the church  of the first born; and they see as they are seen,  and know as they are known, having received  of his fulness and of his grace; and he makes  them equal in power, and in might, and in do minion. And the glory of the celestial is one,  even as the glory of the son is one. And the  glory of the terrestrial is one, even as the glo ry of the moon is one. And the glory of the  telestial is one, even as the glory of the stars is  one, for as one star differs from another star in  glory, even so differs one from another in glory  in the telestial world: for these are they who  are of Paul, and of Apollos, and of Cephas:— these are they who say they are some of one  and some of another; some of Christ; and  some of John; and some of Moses; and some  of Elias; and some of Esaias; and some of  Isaiah; and some of Enoch, but received not  the gospel; neither the testimony of Jesus;  neither the prophets; neither the everlasting  covenant; last of all, these all are they who  will not be gathered with the saints, to be  caught up unto the church of the first born,  and received into the cloud: these are they  who are liars, and sorcerers, and adulterers,  and whoremongers, and whosoever loves and  makes a lie: these are they who suffer the  wrath of God on the earth: these are they  who suffer the vengeance of eternal fire:— there are they who are cast down to hell and [p. 357]
all things; where God, even the Father, reigns upon his thrown forever and ever: before whose throne all things bow in humble reverence and give him glory forever and ever.— They who dwell in his presence are the church of the first born; and they see as they are seen, and know as they are known, having received of his fulness and of his grace; and he makes them equal in power, and in might, and in dominion. And the glory of the celestial is one, even as the glory of the son is one. And the glory of the terrestrial is one, even as the glory of the moon is one. And the glory of the telestial is one, even as the glory of the stars is one, for as one star differs from another star in glory, even so differs one from another in glory in the telestial world: for these are they who are of Paul, and of Apollos, and of Cephas:—these are they who say they are some of one and some of another; some of Christ; and some of John; and some of Moses; and some of Elias; and some of Esaias; and some of Isaiah; and some of Enoch, but received not the gospel; neither the testimony of Jesus; neither the prophets; neither the everlasting covenant; last of all, these all are they who will not be gathered with the saints, to be caught up unto the church of the first born, and received into the cloud: these are they who are liars, and sorcerers, and adulterers, and whoremongers, and whosoever loves and makes a lie: these are they who suffer the wrath of God on the earth: these are they who suffer the vengeance of eternal fire:—there are they who are cast down to hell and [p. 357]
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