History, circa 1841, draft [Draft 3]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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fill your soul with Joy. and then shall you know. or by this  shall ye know all things whatsoever you desire of me, which  is pertaining unto things of righteousness in faith  believing in me that you shall recieve 8
8 Behold I command you that you need not  suppose that you are called to preach untill  you are called: wait a little longer untill  you shall have my word my rock my church  and my Gospel that you may have of a sur ety my doctrine and then behold according  to your desires yea even according to your  faith shall it be done unto you,
9  Keep my commandments, hold your peace,  appeal unto my spirit; yea cleave unto  me with all your heart, that you may ass ist in bringing to light those things, of which  have been spoken: yea the translation of my  work. Be patient until you shall accom plish it.
10. Behold this is your work, to  keep my commandments; yea with all  your might mind and strength. Seek  not to declare my word, but first seek to  obtain it my word, and then shall your  tongue be loosed; then if you desire you  shall have my spirit, and my word; yea  the power of God unto the convincing of men
But now hold your peace Sutdy [Study] my word wich  hath gone forth among the children of men.  And also study my word which shall come fo rth among the children of men or that which  is now translating yea until you shall ob tain all that I shall grant unto the child ren of men in this generation and then shall  all things be added thereunto
11 Behold  thou art my son seek the Kingdom  of God and all things shall be added ac cording to that which is just, Build upon [p. 38]
fill your soul with Joy. and then shall you know. or by this shall ye know all things whatsoever you desire of me, which is pertaining unto things of righteousness in faith believing in me that you shall recieve
8 Behold I command you that you need not suppose that you are called to preach untill you are called: wait a little longer untill you shall have my word my rock my church and my Gospel that you may have of a surety my doctrine and then behold according to your desires yea even according to your faith shall it be done unto you,
9 Keep my commandments, hold your peace, appeal unto my spirit; yea cleave unto me with all your heart, that you may assist in bringing to light those things, of which have been spoken: yea the translation of my work. Be patient until you shall accomplish it.
10. Behold this is your work, to keep my commandments; yea with all your might mind and strength. Seek not to declare my word, but first seek to obtain my word, and then shall your tongue be loosed; then if you desire you shall have my spirit, and my word; yea the power of God unto the convincing of men
But now hold your peace Sutdy [Study] my word wich hath gone forth among the children of men. And also study my word which shall come forth among the children of men or that which is now translating yea until you shall obtain all that I shall grant unto the children of men in this generation and then shall all things be added thereunto
11 Behold thou art my son seek the Kingdom of God and all things shall be added according to that which is just, Build upon [p. 38]
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