History, circa 1841, draft [Draft 3]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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devouring fire, according as it is spoken by the prophet mouth of Ezekiel the prophet, who spoke of these things which have not come to pass. but surely must as I live saith for abomanation shall not reign
6 And again verily verily I say unto you that when the thousand years are ended and men again begin to destroy their deny their God then will I spare the earth but for a little season; and the end shall come and the heaven and the earth shall be consumed and pass away for all old things shall pass away and all things shall become new and there shall be a new heaven and a new earth for all old things shall pass away and all things shall become new, even the heaven and the earth and all the fullness thereof; both men and beasts, the fowls of the air, and the fishes of the sea, and not one mote hair neither mote shall be lost for it is the workmanship of mine hand
7 But behold verily I say unto you before the earth shall pass away Michael mine archangel shall sound his trump and then shall all the dead awake for their graves shall be opened and they shall come forth; yea, [e]ven all: and the righteous shall be gathered on my right hand unto eternal life; and the wicked on my left hand will I be ashamed to own befo[r]e the father; wherefore I will say unto them depart from me ye cursed into everlasting fire prepared for the devil and hi[s] angels
8 And now behold I say unto you never at any time have I declared from mine own mouth that they should return for where I am they can not come fore <for> they have no power: But remember that all my Judgements are not given unto men, and as the words and as the have gone forth out of my mouth. even so shall they be fulfilled that the last shall be first first shall be last and the las and that the last shall be first in all things whatsoevr I have created by the word of my power which is the power of my spirit, for by the power of my spirit. I created I them [p. 95]
devouring fire, according as it is spoken by the mouth of Ezekiel the prophet, who spoke of these things which have not come to pass. but surely must as I live for abomanation shall not reign
6 And again verily verily I say unto you that when the thousand years are ended and men again begin to deny their God then will I spare the earth but for a little season; and the end shall come and the heaven and the earth shall be consumed and pass away and there shall be a new heaven and a new earth for all old things shall pass away and all things shall become new, even the heaven and the earth and all the fullness thereof; both men and beasts, the fowls of the air, and the fishes of the sea, and not one hair neither mote shall be lost for it is the workmanship of mine hand
7 But behold verily I say unto you before the earth shall pass away Michael mine archangel shall sound his trump and then shall all the dead awake for their graves shall be opened and they shall come forth; yea, [e]ven all: and the righteous shall be gathered on my right hand unto eternal life; and the wicked on my left hand will I be ashamed to own before the father; wherefore I will say unto them depart from me ye cursed into everlasting fire prepared for the devil and his angels
8 And now behold I say unto you never at any time have I declared from mine own mouth that they should return for where I am they can not come for they have no power: But remember that all my Judgements are not given unto men, and as the words have gone forth out of my mouth. even so shall they be fulfilled that the first shall be last and that the last shall be first in all things whatsoevr I have created by the word of my power which is the power of my spirit, for by the power of my spirit. created I them [p. 95]
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