History, 1838–1856, volume A-1 [23 December 1805–30 August 1834]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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be made partakers of the glories, which are to be revealed in  the last days, as it was written by the prophets and apostles  in days of old.
2 Verily I say unto you, my servant , that you are  clean, but not all; repent, therefore, of those things which are  not pleasing in my sight, saith the Lord, for the Lord will  show them unto you. And now verily I the Lord will show  unto you what I will concerning you, or what is my will concerning  you, behold, verily I say unto you, that it is my will that you  should proclaim my [gospel] from land to land, and from city to  city, yea, in those regions round about where it has not been—  proclaimed.
3 Tarry not many days in this place: go not up unto the land  of , as yet: but inasmuch as you can send, send; otherwise  think not of thy property. Go unto the eastern lands; bear testi mony in every place, unto every people, and in their syna gogues; reasoning with the people.
4 Let my servant, go with you, and forsake him  not, and give him thine instructions: and he that is faithful shall  be made strong in every place, and I, the Lord, will go with  you.
5 upon the sick and they shall recover. Re turn not till I, the Lord shall send you. Be patient in afflic tion. Ask and ye shall receive; Knock and it shall be opened  unto you. Seek not to be cumbered. Forsake all unrighteous ness. Commit not adultery, a temptation with which thou  hast been troubled. Keep these sayings, for they are true and  faithful, and thou shalt magnify thine office, and push  many people to Zion— with songs of everlasting joy upon their—  heads. Continue in these things, even unto the end, and  you shall have a crown of eternal life, at the right hand  of my Father, who is full of grace and truth. Verily thus  saith the Lord your God, your Redeemer, even Jesus Christ—  Amen.

1–12 November 1831 • Tuesday–Saturday

I returned from the at to ,  and as and were to start  for , Missouri, a Special Conference was  appointed for the first of November, at which I  received the following Revelation. [p. 157]
be made partakers of the glories, which are to be revealed in the last days, as it was written by the prophets and apostles in days of old.
2 Verily I say unto you, my servant , that you are clean, but not all; repent, therefore, of those things which are not pleasing in my sight, saith the Lord, for the Lord will show them unto you. And now verily I the Lord will show unto you what I will concerning you, or what is my will concerning you, behold, verily I say unto you, that it is my will that you should proclaim my [gospel] from land to land, and from city to city, yea, in those regions round about where it has not been— proclaimed.
3 Tarry not many days in this place: go not up unto the land of , as yet: but inasmuch as you can send, send; otherwise think not of thy property. Go unto the eastern lands; bear testimony in every place, unto every people, and in their synagogues; reasoning with the people.
4 Let my servant, go with you, and forsake him not, and give him thine instructions: and he that is faithful shall be made strong in every place, and I, the Lord, will go with you.
5 upon the sick and they shall recover. Return not till I, the Lord shall send you. Be patient in affliction. Ask and ye shall receive; Knock and it shall be opened unto you. Seek not to be cumbered. Forsake all unrighteousness. Commit not adultery, a temptation with which thou hast been troubled. Keep these sayings, for they are true and faithful, and thou shalt magnify thine office, and push many people to Zion— with songs of everlasting joy upon their— heads. Continue in these things, even unto the end, and you shall have a crown of eternal life, at the right hand of my Father, who is full of grace and truth. Verily thus saith the Lord your God, your Redeemer, even Jesus Christ— Amen.

1–12 November 1831 • Tuesday–Saturday

I returned from the at to , and as and were to start for , Missouri, a Special Conference was appointed for the first of November, at which I received the following Revelation. [p. 157]
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