Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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find it’s victims on the earth, me thinks  until the earth is swept with the wrath  of and indignation of God, and christ’s king dom becomes universal. O come Lord Jesus  and cut short thy work in rightieousness.
Eldr received a  letter to day, from bearing  the painful inteligence, of the death of his  wife. May the Lord bless him  and comfort him in this hour of affli ction

13 March 1836 • Sunday

Sunday the 13th of March 1836  met with the & some of the . and  counseled with them upon the subject of , we conversed freely upon the  importance of her redemption, and the necessity  of the presidency removing to that place, that their  influence, might be more effectually, used in  in the saints to that country, and we  finally come to the resolution to emigrate on  or before the 15th of May next, if kind providence  smiles, upon us and openes the way before us

14 March 1836 • Monday

Monday the 14th  Attended as usual   returned from with his family

15 March 1836 • Tuesday

Tuesday the 15  At in the fore noon in the afternoon, met in the  , recd, and waited upon  those who called to see me, and attended  to my domestick concerns— at evening  met in the & recd a lecture, on grammar [p. 169]
find it’s victims on the earth, me thinks until the earth is swept with the wrath and indignation of God, and christ’s kingdom becomes universal. O come Lord Jesus and cut short thy work in rightieousness.
Eldr received a letter to day, from bearing the painful inteligence, of the death of his wife. May the Lord bless him and comfort him in this hour of affliction

13 March 1836 • Sunday

Sunday the 13th of March 1836 met with the & some of the . and counseled with them upon the subject of , we conversed freely upon the importance of her redemption, and the necessity of the presidency removing to that place, that their influence, might be more effectually, used in the saints to that country, and we finally come to the resolution to emigrate on or before the 15th of May next, if kind providence smiles, upon us and openes the way before us

14 March 1836 • Monday

Monday the 14th Attended as usual returned from with his family

15 March 1836 • Tuesday

Tuesday the 15 At in the forenoon in the afternoon, met in the , recd, and waited upon those who called to see me, and attended to my domestick concerns— at evening met in the & recd a lecture, on grammar [p. 169]
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