Letter to Hyrum Smith, 3–4 March 1831

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but I wish some of you to write <to> me immediate ly a full letter of all your affairs and then  I I will write to you the situation of all the  western tribes &c thus reads most of the letter  Saying to us the god of my father Jacob be with  you all amen I remain in Christ your  Brother forever
My Dearly Beloved Brother
I <have> had much Concirn about you but I  always remember you in your <my> prayers Calling  upon god to keep <you> Safe in spite <of> men or  devils I think <you> had better Come into this  Country immediately for the Lord has Comm anded us that we Should Call the  of the this to gether unto this plase as  soon as possable
March forth this morning after being Colled  out of my bed in the night to go a small  distance I went and had and an awful  strugle with satan <but> being armed with the  power of God he was cast out and the  woman is Clothed in hir right mind  the Lord worketh wonders in this land
I want to see you all may the grace  of God be and abide with you all
even so Amen
your Brother forever
Joseph Smith Jr
PS if you want to to write  direct your letter direct your to   Jackson County misouri [p. [2]]
but I wish some of you to write to me immediately a full letter of all your affairs and then I will write to you the situation of all the western tribes &c thus reads most of the letter Saying to us the god of my father Jacob be with you all amen I remain in Christ your Brother forever
My Dearly Beloved Brother
I have had much Concirn about you but I always remember you in my prayers Calling upon god to keep you Safe in spite of men or devils I think you had better Come into this Country immediately for the Lord has Commanded us that we Should Call the of this to gether unto this plase as soon as possable
March forth this morning after being Colled out of my bed in the night to go a small distance I went and had an awful strugle with satan but being armed with the power of God he was cast out and the woman is Clothed in hir right mind the Lord worketh wonders in this land
I want to see you all may the grace of God be and abide with you all
even so Amen
your Brother forever
Joseph Smith Jr
PS if you want to write direct your letter to Jackson County misouri [p. [2]]
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