Journal, March–September 1838

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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the speaker, who leveled a voley of darts, which came  upon the old man, like <a> huricanes upon the mountain  tops, which seemingly, was about to sweep the victom  entirely out of the reach of mercy, but amidst the cla shing of the sword of Justice, mercy still claimed the  victom, and saved him still in the , and in this last kingdom  Happy is it for those whose sins (like this mans) goes  before them to Judgement, that they may yet repent  and be saved in the Kingdom of our God.   desided, that inasmuch as this man,  had confessed his sins, and asked for, forgiveness,  and promised to mark well the path of his feet,  and do, (inasmuch as lay in his power.) what God,  Should required at his hand<s>. accordingly, it  was decided, that he give up his as  , and stand as a member in the  Church, this in consequence of his being concid ered not capable of dignifying that office, &c  Council Adjourned
, Scribe
29 April 1838 • Sunday
Sunday the 29th. This day was spent chiefly  in meeting with the saints. in this place, and in  administering unto them, the word of Life.
30 April 1838 • Monday
Monday, the 30.th This day was spent by the , in writing the history of the Church; and  in resitation of grammer lessions, which ressitations  is attended to, in the <each> morning previous to writing.
1 May 1838 • Tuesday
<May>
Tuesday 1st May 1838, This day was also spent  in writing Church History, by the
2 May 1838 • Wednesday
Wednersday 2nd This day was also spent in writing  history, and <receiving> lectures on grammer. by . [p. 37]
the speaker, who leveled a voley of darts, which came upon the old man, like a huricane upon the mountain tops, which seemingly, was about to sweep the victom entirely out of the reach of mercy, but amidst the clashing of the sword of Justice, mercy still claimed the victom, and saved him still in the , and in this last kingdom Happy is it for those whose sins (like this mans) goes before them to Judgement, that they may yet repent and be saved in the Kingdom of our God. desided, that inasmuch as this man, had confessed his sins, and asked for, forgiveness, and promised to mark well the path of his feet, and do, (inasmuch as lay in his power.) what God, Should require at his hands. accordingly, it was decided, that he give up his as , and stand as a member in the Church, this in consequence of his being concidered not capable of dignifying that office, &c Council Adjourned
, Scribe
29 April 1838 • Sunday
Sunday the 29th. This day was spent chiefly in meeting with the saints. in this place, and in administering unto them, the word of Life.
30 April 1838 • Monday
Monday, the 30.th This day was spent by the , in writing the history of the Church; and in resitation of grammer lessions, which ressitations is attended to, each morning previous to writing.
1 May 1838 • Tuesday
May
Tuesday 1st May 1838, This day was also spent in writing Church History, by the
2 May 1838 • Wednesday
Wednersday 2nd This day was also spent in writing history, and receiving lectures on grammer. by . [p. 37]
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