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

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and to this end, we each pledge to each other, our lives  our bodily powers, fortunes, and sacred honors,”?
In answer to their bold and daring resolves to guard  against anticipated evils, I give the following extract  from the ’s letter, in relation to this affair, dated Oct.  19th. 1833,No citizen, nor number of Citizens, has a a right  to take the redress of their grievances, whether real or  imaginary, into their own hands; such conduct strikes  at the very existence of society, and subverts the foun dation on which it is based,”
I ask, again, to whom shall blame be attached in this  tragedy? When the mob previously and publicly declared  their intentions; and the principles involved were un derstood by the Executive, as appears by the foregoing; and,  also by the judiciary according to ’s letter; and  the constitutions of the land guarantee equal rights and  privileges to all, to whom should blame be attached, but   Mobbers and to ?

31 December 1833 • Tuesday

December 31st. , was at  Richland, Otsego county, New York, by Zerah Pulsipher
1834.

1 January 1834 • Wednesday

The scattered saints in commenced the year,  eighteen hundred thirty four, with a , which they  held in , on the first day of January, at  which presided. After transacting  much business relative to comforting the saints, and stren gthing the scattered members of the , it was  Resolved, That and be sent as  special messengers, to represent the situation of the  scattered brethren in , to the and   in , and ask their advice &c.

2 January 1834 • Thursday

On the evening of the 2d of January. a  assembled in to investigate the case of Wesley  Hurlburt, against whom charges had be<en> preferred by and others, “that Hurlbert had denied the faith, spoken  reproachfully of the church, did not believe Joseph was a  true prophet, &c” Hurlburt was in the place, but did not  appear before the court, consequently was cut off * <Note F addenda page 4.> was a , at Richland, New York [p. 413]
and to this end, we each pledge to each other, our lives our bodily powers, fortunes, and sacred honors,”?
In answer to their bold and daring resolves to guard against anticipated evils, I give the following extract from the ’s letter, in relation to this affair, dated Oct. 19th. 1833,No citizen, nor number of Citizens, has a right to take the redress of their grievances, whether real or imaginary, into their own hands; such conduct strikes at the very existence of society, and subverts the foundation on which it is based,”
I ask, again, to whom shall blame be attached in this tragedy? When the mob previously and publicly declared their intentions; and the principles involved were understood by the Executive, as appears by the foregoing; and, also by the judiciary according to ’s letter; and the constitutions of the land guarantee equal rights and privileges to all, to whom should blame be attached, but Mobbers and to ?

31 December 1833 • Tuesday

December 31st. , was at Richland, Otsego county, New York, by Zera Pulsipher
1834.

1 January 1834 • Wednesday

The scattered saints in commenced the year, eighteen hundred thirty four, with a , which they held in , on the first day of January, at which presided. After transacting much business relative to comforting and strengthing the scattered members of the , it was Resolved, That and be sent as special messengers, to represent the situation of the scattered brethren in , to the and in , and ask their advice &c.

2 January 1834 • Thursday

On the evening of the 2d of January. a assembled in to investigate the case of Wesley Hurlburt, against whom charges had been preferred by and others, “that Hurlbert had denied the faith, spoken reproachfully of the church, did not believe Joseph was a true prophet, &c” Hurlburt was in the place, but did not appear before the court, consequently was cut off * Note F addenda page 4. was a , at Richland, New York [p. 413]
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