Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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say t [illegible] unto the feet it hath no need of the feet for without the feet how shall the body be able to stand: Alas the body hath need of every member that all may be edified together that the system may be kept perfect And behold the high-priesthood should travel and also the elder’s and also the lesser priests But the Deacons and Teachers should be appointed to watch over the church to be <a> standing minister unto the church and the bishop also should travel about and among all the churches searching after the poor to <ad>minister to their wants by humbling the rich and the proud He should also employ an agents for to take charge and to do his secular business as he shall direct nevertheless let the bishop go unto the city of and also to the city of Albany and also to the city of and warn the peopl of those cities with the sound of the gospel with a loud voice of the desolation and utter abollishment which awaits them if they do reject these things for if they do reject these things the hour of their Judgment is nigh and their houses shall be left unto them desolate Let him trust in me and he shall not be confounded and an hair of his head shall not fall to the ground unnoticed And verily I say unto you the rest of my servants go ye forth as your circumstances shall permit in your several callings unto the great and notable cities and villages reproving the world in righteousness of all their unrighteousness and ungodly deeds setting forth clearly and understandingly the desolation of abomination in the last days. For with you saith the Lord Almighty I will rend their kingdoms I will not only shake the earth but the Starry [heavens] Shall tremble also for I the Lord have put forth mine hand to exhert the powers of heaven ye cannot see it now yet a little while and ye shall see it and know that I am and that I will come and reign with my people I am Alpha and Omega the begining and the end Amen. [p. 156]
say unto the feet it hath no need of the feet for without the feet how shall the body be able to stand: Alas the body hath need of every member that all may be edified together that the system may be kept perfect And behold the high-priesthood should travel and also the elder’s and also the lesser priests But the Deacons and Teachers should be appointed to watch over the church to be a standing minister unto the church and the bishop also should travel about and among all the churches searching after the poor to administer to their wants by humbling the rich and the proud He should also employ agent for to take charge and to do his secular business as he shall direct nevertheless let the bishop go unto the city of and also to the city of Albany and also to the city of and warn the peopl of those cities with the sound of the gospel with a loud voice of the desolation and utter abollishment which awaits them if they do reject these things for if they do reject these things the hour of their Judgment is nigh and their houses shall be left unto them desolate Let him trust in me and he shall not be confounded and an hair of his head shall not fall to the ground unnoticed And verily I say unto you the rest of my servants go ye forth as your circumstances shall permit in your several callings unto the great and notable cities and villages reproving the world in righteousness of all their unrighteousness and ungodly deeds setting forth clearly and understandingly the desolation of abomination in the last days. For with you saith the Lord Almighty I will rend their kingdoms I will not only shake the earth but the Starry heavens Shall tremble also for I the Lord have put forth mine hand to exhert the powers of heaven ye cannot see it now yet a little while and ye shall see it and know that I am and that I will come and reign with my people I am Alpha and Omega the begining and the end Amen. [p. 156]
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