Letter from Isaac Galland, 5 April 1841

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April 5th, 1841.
Dear Brother Joseph Smith:
Through the mercies of our Heav enly Father we have been prospered on our  journey thus far—we have enjoyed reasona ble health on the way, and have succeeded  in accomplishing a part of our business.—   has labored unremittingly in  the word and doctrine on our whole route;  he has been joyfully received by the brether en every where. I trust his labours will be  like bread cast upon the waters to be gather ed many days hence. We have had the cheer ful and valuable co-operation of the services  of brothers and , who have  aided us in the object of our mission. But  amidst the cheering prospects of our present  prosperity, it has pleased our Heavenly Fath er to remove from the scenes of political tur moil and party strife, our beloved [William Henry] Harrison.  That the ways of the Almighty are inscruti ble to the human mind, his wisdom surpas sing our deepest researches, his councils ex ceeding our most exalted perceptions of pro [p. 399]
April 5th, 1841.
Dear Brother Joseph Smith:
Through the mercies of our Heavenly Father we have been prospered on our journey thus far—we have enjoyed reasonable health on the way, and have succeeded in accomplishing a part of our business.— has labored unremittingly in the word and doctrine on our whole route; he has been joyfully received by the bretheren every where. I trust his labours will be like bread cast upon the waters to be gathered many days hence. We have had the cheerful and valuable co-operation of the services of brothers and , who have aided us in the object of our mission. But amidst the cheering prospects of our present prosperity, it has pleased our Heavenly Father to remove from the scenes of political turmoil and party strife, our beloved [William Henry] Harrison. That the ways of the Almighty are inscrutible to the human mind, his wisdom surpassing our deepest researches, his councils exceeding our most exalted perceptions of pro [p. 399]
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