History, circa 1841, draft [Draft 3]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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instead of a blessing by casting off the dust of your  feet against them as a testimony and cleansing your  feet by the way-side
7 And it shall come to pass that whosoeve[r] shall lay their  hands upon you in violence ye shall command to be smitten  in my name and behold I will smite them according to  your words in mine own due time And whosoever  shall go to law with thee shall be cursed by the law  And thou shalt take no purse, no scrip neither stores  neither two coats for the church shall give thee in the very  hour what thou needest for food and for raiment and  for shoes and for money and for scrip For thou art  called to prune my vineyard with a mighty pruning yea  even for the last time, Yea and also all those whom  thou hast ordained And they shall do even according  to this pattern Amen
Shortly after we recievd the following  Revelation July 1830
1 Hearken unto the voice of the Lord your  God while I speak unto you my daug hter for verily I say unto you, all those who recieve my  gospel are sons and daughters in my king<dom>
A revelation I I give unto you concerning my will, and  if thou art faithful and walk in the paths of virtue  before me I will preserve thy life and thou shalt recieve  an inheritance in Zion Behold thy sins are forgiven  thee and thou art an elect Lady whom I have  called Murmur not because of the things which  thou hast not seen for they are withheld from  thee and from the world which is wisdom in me  in a time to come
2 And the office of thy <calling> shall be for a comfort  unto my servant Joseph Smith Jr thy husband  in his afflictions, with consoling words in the [p. 84]
instead of a blessing by casting off the dust of your feet against them as a testimony and cleansing your feet by the way-side
7 And it shall come to pass that whosoever shall lay their hands upon you in violence ye shall command to be smitten in my name and behold I will smite them according to your words in mine own due time And whosoever shall go to law with thee shall be cursed by the law And thou shalt take no purse, no scrip neither stores neither two coats for the church shall give thee in the very hour what thou needest for food and for raiment and for shoes and for money and for scrip For thou art called to prune my vineyard with a mighty pruning yea even for the last time, Yea and also all those whom thou hast ordained And they shall do even according to this pattern Amen
Shortly after we recievd the following Revelation July 1830
1 Hearken unto the voice of the Lord your God while I speak unto you my daughter for verily I say unto you, all those who recieve my gospel are sons and daughters in my kingdom
A revelation I give unto you concerning my will, and if thou art faithful and walk in the paths of virtue before me I will preserve thy life and thou shalt recieve an inheritance in Zion Behold thy sins are forgiven thee and thou art an elect Lady whom I have called Murmur not because of the things which thou hast not seen for they are withheld from thee and from the world which is wisdom in me in a time to come
2 And the office of thy calling shall be for a comfort unto my servant Joseph Smith Jr thy husband in his afflictions, with consoling words in the [p. 84]
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