Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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thou shalt unveil the heavens, and cause the  mountains to flow down at thy presence, and  the valley’s to be exalted, the rough places made  smooth; that thy glory may fill the earth.
That when the trump shall sound for the dead,  we shall be caught up in the cloud to meet  thee, that we may ever be with the Lord, that  our garments may be pure, that we may be clothed  upon with robes of righteousness, with palms in  our hands, and crowns of glory upon our heads,  and reap eternal joy for all our sufferings.
O Lord, God Almighty, hear us in these our  petitions, and answer us from heaven, thy holy  habitation, where thou sittest enthroned, with  glory, honour, power majesty, might, dominion,  truth, justice judgement, mercy and an infinity  of fulness, from everlasting to everlasting.
O hear, O hear, O hear us, O Lord, and answer these  petitions, and accept the dedication of ,  unto thee, the work of our hands, which we have built  unto thy name; and also this church to put upon it  thy name. And help us by the power of thy spirit,  that we may mingle our voices with those bright shi ning seraphs, around thy throne with acclamations  of praise, singing to God and the Lamb:  and let these thine anointed ones be clothed with  salvation, and thy saints shout aloud for joy.
Amen and Amen.
Sung Hosanah to God and the Lamb  after which the was administered
I then bore testimony of the administering  of angels.— also arose and  testified that while was making [p. 184]
thou shalt unveil the heavens, and cause the mountains to flow down at thy presence, and the valley’s to be exalted, the rough places made smooth; that thy glory may fill the earth.
That when the trump shall sound for the dead, we shall be caught up in the cloud to meet thee, that we may ever be with the Lord, that our garments may be pure, that we may be clothed upon with robes of righteousness, with palms in our hands, and crowns of glory upon our heads, and reap eternal joy for all our sufferings.
O Lord, God Almighty, hear us in these our petitions, and answer us from heaven, thy holy habitation, where thou sittest enthroned, with glory, honour, power majesty, might, dominion, truth, justice judgement, mercy and an infinity of fulness, from everlasting to everlasting.
O hear, O hear, O hear us, O Lord, and answer these petitions, and accept the dedication of , unto thee, the work of our hands, which we have built unto thy name; and also this church to put upon it thy name. And help us by the power of thy spirit, that we may mingle our voices with those bright shining seraphs, around thy throne with acclamations of praise, singing to God and the Lamb: and let these thine anointed ones be clothed with salvation, and thy saints shout aloud for joy.
Amen and Amen.
Sung Hosanah to God and the Lamb after which the was administered
I then bore testimony of the administering of angels.— also arose and testified that while was making [p. 184]
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