Revelation, 14 June 1831 [D&C 55]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
Page 91
image
58 June 14th. 1831
A Revelation  to & their Calling &c——
Behold thus saith the lord unto you my servent  yea even the lord of the whole Earth thou art called & chosen & hast  after thou hast been by water which if you do with an eye  single to my glory you shall have a remission of your sins & a recep tion of the Holy spirit by the laying on of hands & then thou shalt  be by the hand of my servent Joseph to be an unto this   to Preach repentance & remission of sins by way of baptism  in the name of Jesus Christ the son of the living God & on whom soever you shall lay your hands & if they are contrite before me  you shall have power t give the holy spirit & again thou shalt  be ordained to assist my servent to do the work of Print ing & of Selecting & writing Books for Schools in this Church  that little Children also may receive instruction before me as  is pleasing unto me & again verily I say unto you for this cause  thou shalt take thy Journey with my servents Joseph & that  thou mayest be planted in the land of thine inheritance to do  this work & again let my servent also take his  Journey with them the residue shall be made known hereafter  even as I will Amen [p. 91]
58 June 14th. 1831
A Revelation to & their Calling &c——
Behold thus saith the lord unto you my servent yea even the lord of the whole Earth thou art called & chosen & after thou hast been by water which if you do with an eye single to my glory you shall have a remission of your sins & a reception of the Holy spirit by the laying on of hands & then thou shalt be by the hand of my servent Joseph to be an unto this to Preach repentance & remission of sins by way of baptism in the name of Jesus Christ the son of the living God & on whomsoever you shall lay your hands if they are contrite before me you shall have power t give the holy spirit & again thou shalt be ordained to assist my servent to do the work of Printing & of Selecting & writing Books for Schools in this Church that little Children also may receive instruction before me as is pleasing unto me & again verily I say unto you for this cause thou shalt take thy Journey with my servents Joseph & that thou mayest be planted in the land of thine inheritance to do this work & again let my servent also take his Journey with them the residue shall be made known hereafter even as I will Amen [p. 91]
Page 91