Journal, 1835–1836

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  • Historical Introduction
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and that without the shedd ing of blood; that he will hold  our lives precious, and grant that we may  live to the common age of man, and never  fall into the hands nor power of the mob  in nor in any other place; that he  will also preserve our posterity, that none of them  fall even to the end of time; that he will give  us the blessings of the earth sufficient to carry us  to , and that we may purchase inher itances in that land, even enough to carry  on <and accomplish> the work unto which he has appointed  us; and also that he will assist all others  who desire, accordingly to his commandme nts, to go up and purchase inheritances; and  all this easily and without perplexity, and  trouble; and finally, that in the end he  will save us in his . Amen.
Clerk
28 November 1835 • Saturday
Saturday 28th at home, spent the  morning in compareing, our journal.—
This Elder called this mor ning to see me, he lives in  K.Y about three miles above .
I am conciderably recovered from my  cold, & I think I shall be able in a few  days to , with the blessing  of God.— The weather is still cold and sto rmy, the snow is falling, & winter seems to  be closing in verry fast, all nature shrinks  before the chilling blast<’s> of rigid winter.—
above mentioned, has been  biten by a mad Dog some three or four [p. 51]
and that without the shedding of blood; that he will hold our lives precious, and grant that we may live to the common age of man, and never fall into the hands nor power of the mob in nor in any other place; that he will also preserve our posterity, that none of them fall even to the end of time; that he will give us the blessings of the earth sufficient to carry us to , and that we may purchase inheritances in that land, even enough to carry on and accomplish the work unto which he has appointed us; and also that he will assist all others who desire, according to his commandments, to go up and purchase inheritances; and all this easily and without perplexity, and trouble; and finally, that in the end he will save us in his . Amen.
Clerk
28 November 1835 • Saturday
Saturday 28th at home, spent the morning in compareing, our journal.—
Elder called this morning to see me, he lives in K.Y about three miles above .
I am conciderably recovered from my cold, & I think I shall be able in a few days to , with the blessing of God.— The weather is still cold and stormy, the snow is falling, & winter seems to be closing in , all nature shrinks before the chilling blast’s of rigid winter.—
above mentioned, has been biten by a mad Dog some three or four [p. 51]
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