Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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servant be appointed, ordained, and anointed, as a councillor unto my servant Joseph, in the room of my servant ; that my servant may take the office of priesthood and patriarch, which was appointed unto him by his , by blessing and also by right, that from henceforth he shall hold the keys of the patriarchal blessings upon the heads of all my people, that whoever he blesses shall be blessed, and whoever he curseth shall be cursed: that whatsoever he shall bind on earth shall be bound in heaven; and whatsoever he shall loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven; and from this time forth, I appoint unto him that he may be a prophet and a seer and a revelator unto my church, as well as my servant Joseph, that he may act in concert also with my servant Joseph, and that he shall receive counsel from my servant Joseph, who shall shew unto him the keys whereby he may ask and receive, and be crowned with the same blessing, and glory, and honor, and priesthood, and gifts of the priesthood, that once were put upon him that was my servant ; that my servant may bear record of the things which I shall shew unto him, that his name may be had in honorable remembrance from generation to generation, forever and ever.
30 Let my servant also receive the keys by which he may ask and receive blessings; let him be humble before me, and be without guile, and he shall receive of my spirit, even the comforter, which shall manifest unto him the truth of all things, and [p. 407]
servant be appointed, ordained, and anointed, as a councillor unto my servant Joseph, in the room of my servant ; that my servant may take the office of priesthood and patriarch, which was appointed unto him by his , by blessing and also by right, that from henceforth he shall hold the keys of the patriarchal blessings upon the heads of all my people, that whoever he blesses shall be blessed, and whoever he curseth shall be cursed: that whatsoever he shall bind on earth shall be bound in heaven; and whatsoever he shall loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven; and from this time forth, I appoint unto him that he may be a prophet and a seer and a revelator unto my church, as well as my servant Joseph, that he may act in concert also with my servant Joseph, and that he shall receive counsel from my servant Joseph, who shall shew unto him the keys whereby he may ask and receive, and be crowned with the same blessing, and glory, and honor, and priesthood, and gifts of the priesthood, that once were put upon him that was my servant ; that my servant may bear record of the things which I shall shew unto him, that his name may be had in honorable remembrance from generation to generation, forever and ever.
30 Let my servant also receive the keys by which he may ask and receive blessings; let him be humble before me, and be without guile, and he shall receive of my spirit, even the comforter, which shall manifest unto him the truth of all things, and [p. 407]
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