Journal, 1835–1836

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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21 December 1835 • Monday
Monday morni[n]g 21st. At home Spent this in indeavering to treasure up know[l]edge for the be[n]ifit of my Calling the <day> pas[s]ed of[f] very pleasantly for which I thank the Lord for his blessings to my soul his great mercy over my Family in sparingly our lives O Continue thy Care over me and mine for Christ sake
22 December 1835 • Tuesday
Tusday 22d At home this Continued my studys O may God give me learning even Language and indo [endue] me with qualifycations to magnify his name while I live I also deliv[er]ed an address to the Church this Evening the Lord blessed my Soul, also is unwell O my God heal him and for his kindness to me O my soul be thou greatful to him and bless him and he shall be blessed of for ever of God forever I believe him to be a faithful friend to me therefore my soul delighteth in him Amen
Joseph Smith Jr
23 December 1835 • Wednesday
Wednesday 23d. In the forenoon at home stud[y]ing the greek Language and aslo waited upon the brethren who came in and exhibiting to them the papirus, in the afternoon visited brother with the relatives of bro had not a very agreeable visit for I found them [p. 88]
21 December 1835 • Monday
Monday morning 21st. At home Spent this in indeavering to treasure up knowledge for the benifit of my Calling the day passed off very pleasantly for which I thank the Lord for his blessings to my soul his great mercy over my Family in sparing our lives O Continue thy Care over me and mine for Christ sake
22 December 1835 • Tuesday
Tusday 22d At home Continued my studys O may God give me learning even Language and indo [endue] me with qualifycations to magnify his name while I live I also delivered an address to the Church this Evening the Lord blessed my Soul, also is unwell O my God heal him and for his kindness to me O my soul be thou greatful to him and bless him and he shall be blessed of God forever I believe him to be a faithful friend to me therefore my soul delighteth in him Amen
Joseph Smith Jr
23 December 1835 • Wednesday
Wednesday 23d. In the forenoon at home studying the greek Language and aslo waited upon the brethren who came in and exhibiting to them the papirus, in the afternoon visited brother with the relatives of bro had not a very agreeable visit for I found them [p. 88]
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