Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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2 February 1836 • Tuesday
Tuesday Febuary 2. AD. 1836  Attended as usual & various duties  went to the in the evening & heard an  animated discourse delivered by Pres.  he touched the outlines of our faith— showed the scat tering & of Israel from the scriptures  & the stick of Joseph in the hands of Eaphraim  & The law of Eaphraim aside from that of Moses  It was an interesting meeting— the spirit bore  record that the Lord was well pleased!—
3 February 1836 • Wednesday
Wednesday 3.  attended our P. <A.> M. & studied with & P. M.—
received many visiters— & showed the records of  Abraham— blest three with a — Eld. handed in  the names of seventy of his — designed for  another seventy if God will—
4 February 1836 • Thursday
Thursday 4.  attended & of 22  to read at 3.o clock P.M the other 23 reads at 11-o.clock  the first class recit[e]s at a quarter before 10 <Am> & the  second at a quarter before 2-p.m. we have a  great want of books but are determined to do  the best we can— may the Lord help us to  obtain this language that we may read the scrip tures in the language in which they were givn
5 February 1836 • Friday
Friday 5.  Attended & assisted the committe to make  arangements for supplying the third & Fourth classes  with books— concluded to divide a bible into several  parts for the benefit of said classes
continued my studies in the hebrew— recd. several  visiters & attended various duties [p. 150]
2 February 1836 • Tuesday
Tuesday Febuary 2. AD. 1836 Attended as usual & various duties went to the in the evening & heard an animated discourse delivered by Pres. he touched the outlines of our faith— showed the scattering & of Israel from the scriptures & the stick of Joseph in the hands of Eaphraim & The law of Eaphraim aside from that of Moses It was an interesting meeting— the spirit bore record that the Lord was well pleased!—
3 February 1836 • Wednesday
Wednesday 3. attended our A. M. & studied with & P. M.—
received many visiters— & showed the records of Abraham— blest three with a — Eld. handed in the names of seventy of his — designed for another seventy if God will—
4 February 1836 • Thursday
Thursday 4. attended & of 22 to read at 3.o clock P.M the other 23 reads at 11-o.clock the first class recites at a quarter before 10 Am & the second at a quarter before 2-p.m. we have a great want of books but are determined to do the best we can— may the Lord help us to obtain this language that we may read the scriptures in the language in which they were givn
5 February 1836 • Friday
Friday 5. Attended & assisted the committe to make arangements for supplying the third & Fourth classes with books— concluded to divide a bible into several parts for the benefit of said classes
continued my studies in the hebrew— recd. several visiters & attended various duties [p. 150]
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