History, 1834–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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the sums set oposite their respective names, as follows.
$5.00
3.25
5.25
5.00
2.00
3.00
Wm. Felshaw3.00
1.00
1.00
1.25
1.00
3.00
1.00
Harlow Crozier.50
.75
1.00
Zemira Draper1.00
1.00
.50
1.00
5.00
My heart swells with gratitude inexpressible when I realize the great condescension of my Heavenly Father in opening the hearts of these my beloved brethren to administer so liberally, to the wants of the servant, of the Most High; and we hear him breaking forth in the the following accents of prayer and praise to God.— I ask the[e] my Heavenly Father in the name of Jesus to smile propiciously upon these my brethren and multiply blessings without number upon their heads.— and bless me O Lord [with] great grace and wisdom from heaven, and dispose of me to the best advantage for the benefit of my brethren and the building up of thy kingdom on the earth; and whether in life, or in death, in prosperity, or in adversity, in time, or in eternity, I say in my heart, O Lord, let me enjoy the society of such brethren.— To day Eldr Tanner brought him half of a fatned hog for the benefit of his family; and a few days since presented him with a quarter of beef; thus we se[e] the word of the Lord verified, that He will not se[e] the righteous forsaken, nor his seed beging bread.
10 December 1835 • Thursday
Thursday 10th. A delightful morning indeed, and fine sleighing: This morning the brethren met according to previous arangement, to chop & draw wood for him, and have been very active, and industrious and have probably supplied him with wood for the winter; for which kindness his heart swells [p. 143]
the sums set oposite their respective names, as follows.
$5.00
3.25
5.25
5.00
2.00
3.00
Wm. Felshaw3.00
1.00
1.00
1.25
1.00
3.00
1.00
Harlow Crozier.50
.75
1.00
Zemira Draper1.00
1.00
.50
1.00
5.00
My heart swells with gratitude inexpressible when I realize the great condescension of my Heavenly Father in opening the hearts of these my beloved brethren to administer so liberally, to the wants of the servant, of the Most High; and we hear him breaking forth in the the following accents of prayer and praise to God.— I ask thee my Heavenly Father in the name of Jesus to smile propiciously upon these my brethren and multiply blessings without number upon their heads.— and bless me O Lord [with] great grace and wisdom from heaven, and dispose of me to the best advantage for the benefit of my brethren and the building up of thy kingdom on the earth; and whether in life, or in death, in prosperity, or in adversity, in time, or in eternity, I say in my heart, O Lord, let me enjoy the society of such brethren.— To day Eldr Tanner brought him half of a fatned hog for the benefit of his family; and a few days since presented him with a quarter of beef; thus we see the word of the Lord verified, that He will not see the righteous forsaken, nor his seed beging bread.
10 December 1835 • Thursday
Thursday 10th. A delightful morning indeed, and fine sleighing: This morning the brethren met according to previous arangement, to chop & draw wood for him, and have been very active, and industrious and have probably supplied him with wood for the winter; for which kindness his heart swells [p. 143]
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