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

  • Source Note
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assembled at in , to take into consideration the  necessity of building a , for the accommodation  of the , who should come together to receive instruction  preparatory for their missions and ministry, according to a  revelation on that subject, given March 8th. 1833;— and by  unanimous voice of the , ,  , and were appointed  a committee to obtain subscriptions, for the purpose  of Erecting such a building. ≠ See note A. page 297 B.
6 May 1833 • Monday
On the 6th. I received the following;
Revelation, Given May. 1833,
1 verily thus saith the Lord, it shall come to pass  that every soul who forsaketh their sins and cometh unto  me, and calleth on my name, and obeyeth my voice,  and keepeth my , shall see my face, and  know that I am, and that I am the true light that  lighteth every man that cometh into the world and  that I am in the Father and the Father in me, and  the Father and I are one; The Father because he gave  me of his fullness; and the Son because I was in the world  and made flesh my tabernacle, and dwelt among  the Sons of men; I was in the world and received  of my Father, and the works of him were plainly  manifest; and John saw and bore record of the  fulness of my glory; and the fulness of John’s record  is hereafter to be revealed: And he bore record, saying,  I saw his glory that he was in the beginning before the  world was: therefore, in the beginning the Word was;  for he was the Word even the Messenger of Salvation,  the light and the Redeemer of the world; the Spirit  of truth, who came into the world because the world  was made by him; and in him was the life of men  and the light of men. the worlds were made by  him. Men were made by him. All things were made  by him, and of him, and through him, and of him:  And I John bare record that I beheld his glory,  as the glory of the Only Begotten of the Father, full  of grace and truth; even the Spirit of truth which  came and dwelt in the flesh, and dwelt among us. [p. 291]
assembled in , to take into consideration the necessity of building a , for the accommodation of the , who should come together to receive instruction preparatory for their missions and ministry, according to a revelation on that subject, given March 8th. 1833;— and by unanimous voice of the , , , and were appointed a committee to obtain subscriptions, for the purpose of Erecting such a building. ≠ See note A. page 297B.
6 May 1833 • Monday
On the 6th. I received the following;
Revelation, Given May. 1833,
1 verily thus saith the Lord, it shall come to pass that every soul who forsaketh their sins and cometh unto me, and calleth on my name, and obeyeth my voice, and keepeth my , shall see my face, and know that I am, and that I am the true light that lighteth every man that cometh into the world and that I am in the Father and the Father in me, and the Father and I are one; The Father because he gave me of his fullness; and the Son because I was in the world and made flesh my tabernacle, and dwelt among the Sons of men; I was in the world and received of my Father, and the works of him were plainly manifest; and John saw and bore record of the fulness of my glory; and the fulness of John’s record is hereafter to be revealed: And he bore record, saying, I saw his glory that he was in the beginning before the world was: therefore, in the beginning the Word was; for he was the Word even the Messenger of Salvation, the light and the Redeemer of the world; the Spirit of truth, who came into the world because the world was made by him; and in him was the life of men and the light of men. the worlds were made by him. Men were made by him. All things were made by him, , and through him, and of him: And I John bare record that I beheld his glory, as the glory of the Only Begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth; even the Spirit of truth which came and dwelt in the flesh, and dwelt among us. [p. 291]
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