Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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be poured out upon the heads of my people. even so  amen. After this vision closed, the Heavens were  again opened unto them and before them  and committed unto them the of the of  Israel from the four parts of the Eearth and the lead ing of the ten tribes from the Land of the North.  After this Elias appeared and committed the of the gospel of Abraham, saying, that in them  and their seed all generations after them should be  blessed. After this vision had closed, another great and  glorious vision burts [burst] upon them, for Elijah, the Prophet,  who was taken to Heaven without tasting death, also  stood before them, and said, behold the time has  fully come which was spoken of by the mouth of  Malachi, testifying, that he should be sent before  the great and dreadful day of the Lord come, to turn  the hearts of the Fathers to the children, and the chil dren to the fathers, lest the whole earth be smitten  with a curse. Therefore, the Keys of this dispensation are  committed into your hands, and by this ye may know  that the great and the dreadful day of the Lord is  near, even at the doors [12 lines blank] [p. 193]
be poured out upon the heads of my people. even so amen. After this vision closed, the Heavens were again opened unto them and before them and committed unto them the of the of Israel from the four parts of the Eearth and the leading of the ten tribes from the Land of the North. After this Elias appeared and committed the of the gospel of Abraham, saying, that in them and their seed all generations after them should be blessed. After this vision had closed, another great and glorious vision burts [burst] upon them, for Elijah, the Prophet, who was taken to Heaven without tasting death, also stood before them, and said, behold the time has fully come which was spoken of by the mouth of Malachi, testifying, that he should be sent before the great and dreadful day of the Lord come, to turn the hearts of the Fathers to the children, and the children to the fathers, lest the whole earth be smitten with a curse. Therefore, the Keys of this dispensation are committed into your hands, and by this ye may know that the great and the dreadful day of the Lord is near, even at the doors [12 lines blank] [p. 193]
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