Journal, March–September 1838

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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to this place, but have prevailed nothing, We have no  uneaseness about the power of our enimies in  this place to do us harm Br  & family arrived here soon after we did in go[o]d  health. Br Br & Br arrivd here when we did, They were  with us on the last of our journey which ad[d]ed  much to our sattisfaction, They also are well  They have provided places for their families & are  now about to break the ground for seed, Being  under the hand of wicked vexatious Lawsuits for  seven years past my buisness was so dangerous  that I was not able to leave it, in as good  a situation as I had antisipated, but if there  are any wrongs, They shall all be noticed so  far as the Lord gives me ability & power to  do so, say to all the brotheren that I have not  forgotton them, but remember them in my pr ayers, Say to that I remembr  her, Also Br Daniel Carter & family   & family, Finally I cannot innum erate them all for the want of room I will  just name the &c. My best  respects to them all for the want of room  & I commend them and the  in to our Heavenly Father & the  word of his grace, which is able to make you  wise unto Salvation I would just say to  , that I saw in a vision while on  the road that whereas he was closely persued  by an innumerable concource of enimies  and as they pressed upon him hard as if they  were about to devour him, It <&> had seemingly  attained some degre[e] of advantage over him But  about this time a chariot of fire came and  near the place and the Angel of the Lord  put forth his hand unto & said [p. 25]
to this place, but have prevailed nothing, We have no uneaseness about the power of our enimies in this place to do us harm Br & family arrived here soon after we did in good health. Br Br & Br arrivd here when we did, They were with us on the last of our journey which added much to our sattisfaction, They also are well They have provided places for their families & are now about to break the ground for seed, Being under the hand of wicked vexatious Lawsuits for seven years past my buisness was so dangerous that I was not able to leave it, in as good a situation as I had antisipated, but if there are any wrongs, They shall all be noticed so far as the Lord gives me ability & power to do so, say to all the brotheren that I have not forgotton them, but remember them in my prayers, Say to that I remembr her, Also Br Daniel Carter & family & family, Finally I cannot innumerate them all for the want of room I will just name the &c. My best respects to them all & I commend them and the in to our Heavenly Father & the word of his grace, which is able to make you wise unto Salvation I would just say to , that I saw in a vision while on the road that whereas he was closely persued by an innumerable concource of enimies and as they pressed upon him hard as if they were about to devour him, & had seemingly attained some degree of advantage over him But about this time a chariot of fire came and near the place and the Angel of the Lord put forth his hand unto & said [p. 25]
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