Revelation, 9 February 1831 [D&C 42:1–72]

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Thou Shalt not be Idle for he that is Idle shall  <not> eat the bread nor wear the garment of the labourer  & whosoever among you that is sick & hath not  faith to be healed but believeth Shall be nourished in all  tenderness with herbs and mild food & that not of  the world & the of the two or more Shall  be called & shall pray for and lay their hands upon  them in my name & if they die they shall die  unto me & if they shall live <they shall live> unto me Thou shall <shalt>  live together in love insomuch that thou shalt  weep for the loss of them that die & more especially  for those that have not hope of a glorious resur rection & it shall come to pass that that they  that die in me shall not taste of death for  it shall be sweet unto them & they that die not  in me wo is them for their death is bitter &  again it shall come to pass that he that hath  faith in me to be healed & is not appointed unto  death shall be healed he that hath faith to see  shall see he that hath faith to hear shall hear  the Lame that have faith <to> leep shall <leep> & they that  have not faith to do these things but believe  in me hath power to become my sons & in asmuch  as they break not my Laws thou Shalt bear their  infirmities thou shalt stand in the place of  thy thou shalt not take thy brothers  garment thou shalt pay for that which thou  <shalt receive> shall receive of thy Brother & if thou obtain  more than that which would be for thy support  thou shalt give it unto my that  it may be done according to that which I have  Spoken, Thou shalt ask & my scriptures shall  be given as I have appointed & for thy Salvat ion thou shalt hold thy peace concerning them  untill ye have received them & then I give unto  you a that ye should teach  them unto all men & they also shall be  taught unto all nations kindreds Toungs & People  thou Shalt take the things which thou hast  received which thou knowest to have been  my to be my Law to govern my church  & he that doeth according to these things  shall be saved & he that doeth them not [p. [4]]
Thou Shalt not be Idle for he that is Idle shall not eat the bread nor wear the garment of the labourer & whosoever among you that is sick & hath not faith to be healed but believeth Shall be nourished in all tenderness with herbs and mild food & that not of the world & the of the two or more Shall be called & shall pray for and lay their hands upon them in my name & if they die they shall die unto me & if they shall live they shall live unto me Thou shalt live together in love insomuch that thou shalt weep for the loss of them that die & more especially for those that have not hope of a glorious resurrection & it shall come to pass that they that die in me shall not taste of death for it shall be sweet unto them & they that die not in me wo is them for their death is bitter & again it shall come to pass that he that hath faith in me to be healed & is not appointed unto death shall be healed he that hath faith to see shall see he that hath faith to hear shall hear the Lame that have faith to leep shall leep & they that have not faith to do these things but believe in me hath power to become my sons & in asmuch as they break not my Laws thou Shalt bear their infirmities thou shalt stand in the place of thy thou shalt not take thy brothers garment thou shalt pay for that which thou shall receive of thy Brother & if thou obtain more than that which would be for thy support thou shalt give it unto my that it may be done according to that which I have Spoken, Thou shalt ask & my scriptures shall be given as I have appointed & for thy Salvation thou shalt hold thy peace concerning them untill ye have received them & then I give unto you a that ye should teach them unto all men & they also shall be taught unto all nations kindreds Toungs & People thou Shalt take the things which thou hast received which thou knowest to have been my to be my Law to govern my church & he that doeth according to these things shall be saved & he that doeth them not [p. [4]]
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