Revelation, 8 March 1833 [D&C 90]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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by the administration of the comforter shed forth upon  them for the revelation of Jesus Christ and now verely  I say unto you I give unto you a  that you continue in this ministry and  and when you have finished the translation of the  prophets you shall from them <thence> forth preside over  the affairs of the and the and from  time to time as shall be manifest by the com fo[r]ter receive revelations to unfold the mystres [mysteries]  of the kingdom and set in order the churches  and study and Learn and become acquainted  with all good books and with Languages tongues  and people &c &c and this shall be your business  and mission in all your Lives to preside in  and set in order all the affairs of this Church and  kingdom be not ashamed neither confounded  but be admonished in all your high mindedness  and pride for it bringeth a snare upon your  souls set in order your houseses keep slothfulness  and uncleanliness far from you now verily I say  unto you let there be a place provided as soon  as it is possable for you for the family of thy coun cellor & scribe even and <let> mine Aged serv ant continue with his family upon the  place <where he now lives> and let it not be sold untill the mouth  of the Lord shall name and let thy councellor  even remain where he now resides  untill the mouth of the Lord shall name <and>  let the search dilligently to obtain an  agent and let it be a man who has got riches  in store a man of God and of strong faith that  thereby he may be enabled to discharge evry  debt that the of the Lord may not  be brought in to disrepute before the eyes of  the people search diligently pray always and  be believing and all things shall work together  for your good if ye walk uprightly and remem ber the covenant where with ye have covenanted [p. [2]]
by the administration of the comforter shed forth upon them for the revelation of Jesus Christ and now verely I say unto you I give unto you a that you continue in this ministry and and when you have finished the translation of the prophets you shall from thence forth preside over the affairs of the and the and from time to time as shall be manifest by the comforter receive revelations to unfold the mystres [mysteries] of the kingdom and set in order the churches and study and Learn and become acquainted with all good books and with Languages tongues and people &c &c and this shall be your business and mission in all your Lives to preside in and set in order all the affairs of this Church and kingdom be not ashamed neither confounded but be admonished in all your high mindedness and pride for it bringeth a snare upon your souls set in order your houseses keep slothfulness and uncleanliness far from you now verily I say unto you let there be a place provided as soon as it is possable for the family of thy councellor & scribe even and let mine Aged servant continue with his family upon the place where he now lives and let it not be sold untill the mouth of the Lord shall name and let thy councellor even remain where he now resides untill the mouth of the Lord shall name and let the search dilligently to obtain an agent and let it be a man who has got riches in store a man of God and of strong faith that thereby he may be enabled to discharge evry debt that the of the Lord may not be brought in to disrepute before the eyes of the people search diligently pray always and be believing and all things shall work together for your good if ye walk uprightly and remember the covenant where with ye have covenanted [p. [2]]
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