Explanation of Scripture, 1830 [D&C 74]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Fulfilled & it came to pass that the Children being brought  up in subjection to the law of moses & gave heed to the tradit ions of their Fathers & believed not the Gospel of Christ  wherein they became unholy wherefore for this cause the Apo stle wrote unto the Church giving unto them a comman dment not of the Lord but of himself that a believer should  not be united to an unbeliever except the law of Moses  should be done away among them that their Children  might remain without circumcision & that the tradition  might be done away which saith that little children  are unholy for it was had among the Jews but little  children are holy being sanctified through the atonement of  Jesus Christ & this is wat these scriptures mean [p. 61]
Fulfilled & it came to pass that the Children being brought up in subjection to the law of moses & gave heed to the traditions of their Fathers & believed not the Gospel of Christ wherein they became unholy wherefore for this cause the Apostle wrote unto the Church giving unto them a commandment not of the Lord but of himself that a believer should not be united to an unbeliever except the law of Moses should be done away among them that their Children might remain without circumcision & that the tradition might be done away which saith that little children are unholy for it was had among the Jews but little children are holy being sanctified through the atonement of Jesus Christ & this is wat these scriptures mean [p. 61]
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