Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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showing that the victims of priestcraft and superstition, would not believe though one should rise from the dead.
At evening attended a debate, at Br. s, the question proposed to debate upon was, as follows.— was it necessary for God to reveal himself to man, in order for their happiness,— I was on the affirmative and the last One to speak on that side of the question,— but while listning, with interest to the, ingenuity displayed, on both sides of the qu[e]stion, I was called, away to visit, Sister , who was suposed to be dangerously sick, & myself went and prayed for and in the name of Jesus Christ, She ,— returned home
13 December 1835 • Sunday
Sunday morning the 13th at the us[u]al hour for meeting viz. at 10, oclk attended meeting, at the , Elder preach’d a verry feeling discourse indeed, in the afternoon Elder , related his experiance, after which President related his also, they both spoke of many things connected with the rise and progress of this church, which were interesting, and the Saints, listened, with much attention, after these serv[ic]es closed, the of the Lords Supper was administered, under the superintendance of President , who presided over the meeting during the day. I then made som remarks respecting [p. 64]
showing that the victims of priestcraft and superstition, would not believe though one should rise from the dead.
At evening attended a debate, at Br. s, the question proposed to debate upon was, as follows.— was it necessary for God to reveal himself to man, in order for their happiness,— I was on the affirmative and the last One to speak on that side of the question,— but while listning, with interest to the, ingenuity displayed, on both sides of the question, I was called, away to visit, Sister , who was suposed to be dangerously sick, & myself went and prayed for and in the name of Jesus Christ, She ,— returned home
13 December 1835 • Sunday
Sunday morning the 13th at the usual hour for meeting viz. at 10, oclk attended meeting, at the , Elder preach’d a verry feeling discourse indeed, in the afternoon Elder , related his experiance, after which President related his also, they both spoke of many things connected with the rise and progress of this church, which were interesting, and the Saints, listened, with much attention, after these services closed, the of the Lords Supper was administered, under the superintendance of President , who presided over the meeting during the day. I then made som remarks respecting [p. 64]
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