Journal, December 1842–June 1844; Book 2, 10 March 1843–14 July 1843

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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16 April 1843 • Sunday
Sunday morning April 16. 1843  Meeting at the . A.M. 10. o ck
Joseph read s letters to the Editor  of “T[imes] & Seasons” concrning the death of . <& remarked he read it because it was so appropriate  to all who had died in the faith.—> Almost all who have fallen in  these last days, in the church, have fallen in  a strange land, this is a strange land. to tho[s]e  who have come from a distance.
we should cultivate sympathy for the  afflicted. among us.
If there is a place on earth. where  men should cultivate this spirit & pour  in the oil & wine <in the bosom of the afflicted> it is this place.
<and this spirit is manifest here—> and although he is a stranger <& afflicted.> when  he arrives, he finds. a brother— & friend ready  to administer to his necessities.— [p. [139]]
16 April 1843 • Sunday
Sunday morning April 16. 1843 Meeting at the . A.M. 10. o ck
Joseph read s letter to the Editor of “Times & Seasons” concrning the death of . & remarked he read it because it was so appropriate to all who had died in the faith.— Almost all who have fallen in these last days, in the church, have fallen in a strange land, this is a strange land. to those who have come from a distance.
we should cultivate sympathy for the afflicted. among us.
If there is a place on earth. where men should cultivate this spirit & pour in the oil & wine in the bosom of the afflicted it is this place.
and this spirit is manifest here— and although he is a stranger & afflicted. when he arrives, he finds. a brother— & friend ready to administer to his necessities.— [p. [139]]
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