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

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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after your tribulations, and the tribulations of your brethren <your redemption, and the redemption of your brethren> even their restoration to the land of Zion, to be established no more to be thrown down; Nevertheless if they shall pollute their they shall be thrown down, for I will not spare them if they shall pollute their inheritances.
7. Behold I say unto you, that the must needs come by power, therefore, I will raise up unto my people, a man, who shall lead them like as Moses led the children of Israel; for ye are the children of Israel and of the seed of Abraham, and ye must needs be led out of bondage, by power and with a stretched out arm; and as your fathers were led at the first even so shall the redemption of Zion be; Therefore, let not your hearts faint, for I say not unto you as I did unto your fathers, mine angel shall go up before you, but not my presence; but I say unto you mine angel shall go up before you and also my presence, and in time ye shall possess the goodly land.
8. Verily, verily, I say unto you, that my servant Baurak Al [JS] is the man to whom I likened the servant to whom the Lord of the vineyard spake in the parable which I have given unto you; Therefore, let my servant Baurak Al,— say unto the strength of my house, my young men, and the middle aged, Gather ye together unto the land of Zion, upon the lands which I have bought with moneys that have been consecrated unto me: and let all the churches send up wise men with their moneys and purchase lands even as I have commanded them: and inasmuch as mine enemies come against you to drive you from my goodly land which I have consecrated to be the land of Zion, even from your own lands, after these testimonies which ye have brought before me, against them ye shall curse them, [HC 2:37] and whomsoever ye shall curse I will curse, and ye shall avenge me of mine enemies; and my presence shall be with you even in avenging [p. 439]
after your tribulations, and the tribulations of your brethren your redemption, and the redemption of your brethren even their restoration to the land of Zion, to be established no more to be thrown down; Nevertheless if they shall pollute their they shall be thrown down, for I will not spare them if they shall pollute their inheritances.
7. Behold I say unto you, that the must needs come by power, therefore, I will raise up unto my people, a man, who shall lead them like as Moses led the children of Israel; for ye are the children of Israel and of the seed of Abraham, and ye must needs be led out of bondage, by power and with a stretched out arm; and as your fathers were led at the first even so shall the redemption of Zion be; Therefore, let not your hearts faint, for I say not unto you as I did unto your fathers, mine angel shall go up before you, but not my presence; but I say unto you mine angel shall go up before you and also my presence, and in time ye shall possess the goodly land.
8. Verily, verily, I say unto you, that my servant Baurak Al [JS] is the man to whom I likened the servant to whom the Lord of the vineyard spake in the parable which I have given unto you; Therefore, let my servant Baurak Al,— say unto the strength of my house, my young men, and the middle aged, Gather ye together unto the land of Zion, upon the lands which I have bought with moneys that have been consecrated unto me: and let all the churches send up wise men with their moneys and purchase lands even as I have commanded them: and inasmuch as mine enemies come against you to drive you from my goodly land which I have consecrated to be the land of Zion, even from your own lands, after these testimonies which ye have brought before me, against them ye shall curse them, [HC 2:37] and whomsoever ye shall curse I will curse, and ye shall avenge me of mine enemies; and my presence shall be with you even in avenging [p. 439]
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