History, 1838–1856, volume B-1 [1 September 1834–2 November 1838]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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brother , who had retired to rest, that he might praise <October 11.> the Lord with us. by joining in songs of praise to the most High. [HC 2:289]
12 October 1835 • Monday
<12. Rode to .> Monday 12th rode to , in company with , to purchase some goods at s Store. On our return, we found a Mr Bradly lying across the road. He had been thrown from his waggon. was much injured by the fall.
13 October 1835 • Tuesday
<13.> Tuesday 13th visited , who was very much recovered from his sickness indeed, which caused us to marvel at the Might, Power, and condescension of our Heavenly Father, in answering our prayers in his behalf.
14 October 1835 • Wednesday
<14.> Wednesday 14,th at home.
15 October 1835 • Thursday
<15.> Thursday 15th. Labored in s orchard gathering apples.
16 October 1835 • Friday
<16. Baptized.> Friday 16th. was called into the printing office to settle some difficulties in that department, at evening I baptized . The Lord poured out his spirit on us and we had a good time.
17 October 1835 • Saturday
<17.> Saturday 17th called my family together and arranged my domestic concerns, and dismissed my boarders.
18 October 1835 • Sunday
<18.> Sunday 18th Attended meeting in the chapel. Confirmed several who had been baptized, and blessed several children with the blessings of the new and everlasting Covenant. Elder preached in the forenoon, and Elder in the afternoon. we had an interesting time
19 October 1835 • Monday
<19.> Monday 19th. at home. Exhibited the records of Antiquity to a number who called to see them. [HC 2:290]
20 October 1835 • Tuesday
<20.> Tuesday 20th. at home, preached at evening, in the school house.
21 October 1835 • Wednesday
<21.> Wednesday 21st. at home.
22 October 1835 • Thursday
<22.> Thursday 22 at home, attending to my domestic concerns.
23 October 1835 • Friday
<23 Conference for Prayer.> Friday, “, at home. At 4 Oclock afternoon , , , , , , , and assembled, and we united in prayer with one voice before the Lord for the following blessings:
That the Lord will give us means sufficient to deliver us from all our afflictions, and difficulties wherein we are placed by means of our debts; that he will open the way and deliver Zion in the appointed time, and that without the shedding of blood; that he will hold our lives precious, and grant that we may live to the common age of man, and never fall into the hands, nor power of the mob in , nor in any other place; that he will also preserve our posterity, that none of them fall even to the end of time; that he will give us the blessings of the earth sufficient to carry us to Zion, and that we may purchase inheritances in that land, even enough to carry on and accomplish the work unto which he has appointed us; and also that he will assist all others, who desire according to his commandments, to go up and purchase inheritances, and all this easily and without perplexity, and trouble; and finally, that in the end, he will save us in his celestial Kingdom. Amen.
24 October 1835 • Saturday
<24.> Saturday 24th. Mr Goodrich and Lady called to see the ancient Records, also called at Doct. to see the Mummies. Brothers Hawks and Carpenter, from visited us and tarried over night.
25 October 1835 • Sunday
<Sunday. 25.> Sunday 25th. Attended meeting with Brother Hawks and carpenter. President [p. 629]
brother , who had retired to rest, that he might praise October 11. the Lord with us. by joining in songs of praise to the most High. [HC 2:289]
12 October 1835 • Monday
12. Rode to . Monday 12th rode to , in company with , to purchase some goods at s Store. On our return, we found a Mr Bradly lying across the road. He had been thrown from his waggon. was much injured by the fall.
13 October 1835 • Tuesday
13. Tuesday 13th visited , who was very much recovered from his sickness indeed, which caused us to marvel at the Might, Power, and condescension of our Heavenly Father, in answering our prayers in his behalf.
14 October 1835 • Wednesday
14. Wednesday 14,th at home.
15 October 1835 • Thursday
15. Thursday 15th. Labored in s orchard gathering apples.
16 October 1835 • Friday
16. Baptized. Friday 16th. was called into the printing office to settle some difficulties in that department, at evening I baptized . The Lord poured out his spirit on us and we had a good time.
17 October 1835 • Saturday
17. Saturday 17th called my family together and arranged my domestic concerns, and dismissed my boarders.
18 October 1835 • Sunday
18. Sunday 18th Attended meeting in the chapel. Confirmed several who had been baptized, and blessed several children with the blessings of the new and everlasting Covenant. Elder preached in the forenoon, and Elder in the afternoon. we had an interesting time
19 October 1835 • Monday
19. Monday 19th. at home. Exhibited the records of Antiquity to a number who called to see them. [HC 2:290]
20 October 1835 • Tuesday
20. Tuesday 20th. at home, preached at evening, in the school house.
21 October 1835 • Wednesday
21. Wednesday 21st. at home.
22 October 1835 • Thursday
22. Thursday 22 at home, attending to my domestic concerns.
23 October 1835 • Friday
23 Conference for Prayer. Friday, “, at home. At 4 Oclock afternoon , , , , , , , and assembled, and we united in prayer with one voice before the Lord for the following blessings:
That the Lord will give us means sufficient to deliver us from all our afflictions, and difficulties wherein we are placed by means of our debts; that he will open the way and deliver Zion in the appointed time, and that without the shedding of blood; that he will hold our lives precious, and grant that we may live to the common age of man, and never fall into the hands, nor power of the mob in , nor in any other place; that he will also preserve our posterity, that none of them fall even to the end of time; that he will give us the blessings of the earth sufficient to carry us to Zion, and that we may purchase inheritances in that land, even enough to carry on and accomplish the work unto which he has appointed us; and also that he will assist all others, who desire according to his commandments, to go up and purchase inheritances, and all this easily and without perplexity, and trouble; and finally, that in the end, he will save us in his celestial Kingdom. Amen.
24 October 1835 • Saturday
24. Saturday 24th. Mr Goodrich and Lady called to see the ancient Records, also called at Doct. to see the Mummies. Brothers Hawks and Carpenter, from visited us and tarried over night.
25 October 1835 • Sunday
Sunday. 25. Sunday 25th. Attended meeting with Brother Hawks and carpenter. President [p. 629]
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