Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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: for if you get here in season, you will have the privelege of attending the , which has already commenced and, also received instruction in doctrine, and principle, from those whom God has appointed whereby you may be qualified to go forth, and declare the true doctrines of the kingdom according to the true doctrines of the mind and, will of God. and when you come to , it will be explained to you why God has condescended to give you a revelation according to your request.
please give my respects to you family, and bee assured I am yours in the bonds of the
Joseph Smith Jun
on this evening, viz the 16th a council was called at my house to council with Father on the subject of his mooving to the ; I had previously told him that the Lord had said that he had better go to the , next Spring: however he wished a council, called, the council met President arose and said the spirit manifested to him that it was his duty to go; also others bore the same testimony.
The same night that I received the word of the Lord on case, he had, desired that I would inquire at the hand of the Lord whether it was [p. 44]
: for if you get here in season, you will have the privelege of attending the , which has already commenced and, also receive instruction in doctrine, and principle, from those whom God has appointed whereby you may be qualified to go forth, and declare the true doctrines of the kingdom according to the mind and, will of God. and when you come to , it will be explained to you why God has condescended to give you a revelation according to your request.
please give my respects to you family, and bee assured I am yours in the bonds of the
Joseph Smith Jun
on this evening, viz the 16th a council was called at my house to council with on the subject of his mooving to the ; I had previously told him that the Lord had said that he had better go to the , next Spring: however he wished a council, called, the council met President arose and said the spirit manifested to him that it was his duty to go; also others bore the same testimony.
The same night I received the word of the Lord on case, he had, desired that I would inquire at the hand of the Lord whether it was [p. 44]
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