Revelation, 20 May 1831 [D&C 51]

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54 <Com> A Revelation given to the at Ohio  May 20th. 1831 concerning the property of the &c
Hearken unto me saith the lord your God & I will speak unto  my Servent & give unto him directions for it must needs  be that he receive directions how to organize this people for it must  needs be that they are organized according to my laws if otherwise  they will be cut off wherefore let my Servent receive the  properties of this People which have covenanted with me to obey  the Laws which I have given & let my Servent receive  the money as it shall be laid before him according to the covenant  & go & obtain a deed or Article of this land unto himself for I  have appointed him to receive these things & thus through him  the Properties of this Church shall be covenanted unto me where fore let my Servent & those whom he has chosen in  whom I am well pleased appoint unto this People their  portion every man alike according to their families according  to their wants & their needs & let my servent when he  shall appoint a man his portion give unto him a writing  that shall secure unto him his portion that he shall hold it  of the Church untill he transgress & is not counted worthy by  the Church voice of the Church according to the to belong  to the Church & thus all things shall be made sure accord ing to the laws of the land & let that which belongeth to this  people be appointed unto this people & the money which is  left unto this people let there be an agent appointed unto  this people to take the money to provide food & raiment  according to the wants of this people & let every man deal  honestly & be alike among you this People & receive alike  that ye may be one even as I have commanded you & let that  which belongeth to this people not be taken & given unto that  of another church wherefore if another Church would receive  money of this Church let them pay unto this church again  according as they shall agree & this shall be done through the   or the agent which shall be appointed by the voice of  the church & again let the appoint a unto  this Church & let all things both in in money & in meat [p. 86]
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54 Com A Revelation given to the at Ohio May 20th. 1831 concerning the property of the &c
Hearken unto me saith the lord your God & I will speak unto my Servent & give unto him directions for it must needs be that he receive directions how to organize this people for it must needs be that they are organized according to my laws if otherwise they will be cut off wherefore let my Servent receive the properties of this People which have covenanted with me to obey the Laws which I have given & let my Servent receive the money as it shall be laid before him according to the covenant & go & obtain a deed or Article of this land unto himself for I have appointed him to receive these things & thus through him the Properties of this Church shall be covenanted unto me wherefore let my Servent & those whom he has chosen in whom I am well pleased appoint unto this People their portion every man alike according to their families according to their wants & their needs & let my servent when he shall appoint a man his portion give unto him a writing that shall secure unto him his portion that he shall hold it of the Church untill he transgress & is not counted worthy by the voice of the Church according to the to belong to the Church & thus all things shall be made sure according to the laws of the land & let that which belongeth to this people be appointed unto this people & the money which is left unto this people let there be an agent appointed unto this people to take the money to provide food & raiment according to the wants of this people & let every man deal honestly & be alike among this People & receive alike that ye may be one even as I have commanded you & let that which belongeth to this people not be taken & given unto that of another church wherefore if another Church would receive money of this Church let them pay unto this church again according as they shall agree & this shall be done through the or the agent which shall be appointed by the voice of the church & again let the appoint a unto this Church & let all things both in in money & in meat [p. 86]
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