Journal, March–September 1838

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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you Nay
No shall be appointed, except  by the , and this Presidency be ack nowledged, by the voice of the same, otherwise it  shall not be counted as a stake of and again  except it be dedicated by this presidency it cannot  be acknowledged as a stake of Zion, For unto this  end have I appointed them in Laying the foun dation of and establishing my Kingdom Even so Amen.
Revelation Given the same day January 12 th 1838.
Thus saith the Lord, let the Presidency  of my Church, take their families as soon as it  is practicable, and a door is open for them, and  moove to the west, as fast as the way is made plain  before their faces, and let their hearts be comforted  for I will be with them, Verrily I say unto  you, the time has come, that your labors are  finished in this place for a season. Therefore  arise— and get yourselves, into a land which I  shall show unto you, even a land flowing with  milk & honey, You are clean from the blood of  this Generation people, And wo, unto those who  have become your enimies, who have professed  my name saith the Lord, for their Judgement  lingereth not, and their damnation slumbereth  not, Let all your faithfull friends arise with  their families also, and get out of this place, and   themselves together unto Zion and be at peace  among yourselves, O ye inhabitants of Zion, or  their shall be no saf[e]ty for you; Even so Amen. [p. 53]
you Nay
No shall be appointed, except by the , and this Presidency be acknowledged, by the voice of the same, otherwise it shall not be counted as a stake of and again except it be dedicated by this presidency it cannot be acknowledged as a stake of Zion, For unto this end have I appointed them in Laying the foundation of and establishing my Kingdom Even so Amen.
Revelation Given the same day January 12th 1838.
Thus saith the Lord, let the Presidency of my Church, take their families as soon as it is practicable, and a door is open for them, and moove to the west, as fast as the way is made plain before their faces, and let their hearts be comforted for I will be with them, Verrily I say unto you, the time has come, that your labors are finished in this place for a season. Therefore arise— and get yourselves, into a land which I shall show unto you, even a land flowing with milk & honey, You are clean from the blood of this people, And wo, unto those who have become your enimies, who have professed my name saith the Lord, for their Judgement lingereth not, and their damnation slumbereth not, Let all your faithfull friends arise with their families also, and get out of this place, and themselves together unto Zion and be at peace among yourselves, O ye inhabitants of Zion, or their shall be no safety for you; Even so Amen. [p. 53]
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