History, circa 1841, fair copy

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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mote shall be lost for it is the workmanship of mine  hands
7 But behold verily I say unto you before the earth  shall pass away Michael mine Archangle shall  sound his trump and then shall all the dead aw ake for their graves shall be opened and they shall  come forth yea even 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 everl asting fire prepared for the Devil and his angels
8 And now behold I say unto you never  at any time have I declared at any time from mine  own mouth that they should return for where I am  they cannot come for they have no power. But rem ember that all my judgements are not given unto  men and as the words have gone forth out of my m outh even so shall they be fulfilled that the first  shall be last and the last shall be first in all  things whatsoever 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 yea all things  both temporal spiritual and temporal firstly spirit ual secondly temporal which is the beginning of  my work. And again firstly temporal and  secondly spiritual which is the last of my work  speaking unto you that you may naturally understand  but unto myself my works have no end neither begin ning but it is given unto you that ye may underst and because ye have asked it of me and are agreed
9 Wherefore verily I say unto you that all things  unto me are spiritual and not at any time have  I given a law which was temporal neither any  man nor the children of men neither Adam your  father whom I created. Behold I gave unto  him that he should be an agent unto himself and  I gave unto him a commandment but as [no] temp [p. 95]
mote shall be lost for it is the workmanship of mine hands
7 But behold verily I say unto you before the earth shall pass away Michael mine Archangle shall sound his trump and then shall all the dead awake for their graves shall be opened and they shall come forth yea even 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 cannot 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 the last shall be first in all things whatsoever 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 yea all things both spiritual and temporal firstly spiritual secondly temporal which is the beginning of my work. And again firstly temporal and secondly spiritual which is the last of my work speaking unto you that you may naturally understand but unto myself my works have no end neither beginning but it is given unto you that ye may understand because ye have asked it of me and are agreed
9 Wherefore verily I say unto you that all things unto me are spiritual and not at any time have I given a law which was temporal neither any man nor the children of men neither Adam your father whom I created. Behold I gave unto him that he should be an agent unto himself and I gave unto him a commandment but as no temp [p. 95]
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