Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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according to the pattern which I have given unto you & let the  first lot on the south be consecrated unto me for the building of  an house for the Presidency in obtaining revelations & for the work  of the ministery of the Presedency <in all things> partaining to the Church & King dom verily I say unto <you> that it shall be built fifty five by sixty five  in the width thereof & in the length thereof in the inner court & there  shall be a lower Court & a higher court according to the pattern which  shall be given unto you hereafter & it shall be dedicated unto the Lord  from the foundation thereof according to the order of the priesthood  according to the pattern which shall be given unto you hereafter &  it shall be wholly dedicated unto the Lord for the word work of the Presidency  & ye shall not suffer any unclean thing to come in <into> it & my glory  shall be there & my presence shall be there but if there shall come  into it any unclean thing my glory shall not be there & my presence  shall not come in to it.
And again verily I say unto you the second lot on the South  shall be dedicated unto me for the work of the printing of my the transla tion of my Scriptures & all things whatsoever I shall command you  & it shall be fifty five by Sixty five in the width thereof & in the length  thereof in the inner court <&> there <&> shall be a lower & a higher court  & this house shall be wholly dedicated unto the Lord from the found ation thereof for the work of the Printing in all things whatsoever  I shall command you to be holy & undefiled in according to the pat tern in all things as it shall be given unto you & on the third  lot shall my <Servant> receive his inheritance & on the  first & second lots on the north shall my Servant & receive their inheritance that they may do the  work which I have appointed unto them, to be a committee to  build my house according to the commandment which I the Lord  God have given unto you & now I give unto you no more at  this time.
Revelation, 6 August 1833 [D&C 98]
August 2 6, 1833.
Verily I say unto you my friends fear not let your hearts be  comforted yea rejoice evermore & in every thing give thanks waiting  patiently on the Lord for your prayers have entered into the ears  of the Lord of Sabaoth & are recorrded with this seal & testament [p. 173]
according to the pattern which I have given unto you & let the first lot on the south be consecrated unto me for the building of an house for the Presidency in obtaining revelations & for the work of the ministery of the Presedency in all things partaining to the Church & Kingdom verily I say unto you that it shall be built fifty five by sixty five in the width thereof & in the length thereof in the inner court & there shall be a lower Court & a higher court according to the pattern which shall be given unto you hereafter & it shall be dedicated unto the Lord from the foundation thereof according to the order of the priesthood according to the pattern which shall be given unto you hereafter & it shall be wholly dedicated unto the Lord for the work of the Presidency & ye shall not suffer any unclean thing to come into it & my glory shall be there & my presence shall be there but if there shall come into it any unclean thing my glory shall not be there & my presence shall not come in to it.
And again verily I say unto you the second lot on the South shall be dedicated unto me for the work of the printing of the translation of my Scriptures & all things whatsoever I shall command you & it shall be fifty five by Sixty five in the width thereof & in the length thereof in the inner court & there shall be a lower & higher court & this house shall be wholly dedicated unto the Lord from the foundation thereof for the work of the Printing in all things whatsoever I shall command you to be holy & undefiled according to the pattern in all things as it shall be given unto you & on the third lot shall my Servant receive his inheritance & on the first & second lots on the north shall my Servant & receive their inheritance that they may do the work which I have appointed unto them, to be a committee to build my house according to the commandment which I the Lord God have given unto you & now I give unto you no more at this time.
Revelation, 6 August 1833 [D&C 98]
August 6, 1833.
Verily I say unto you my friends fear not let your hearts be comforted yea rejoice evermore & in every thing give thanks waiting patiently on the Lord for your prayers have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth & are recorrded with this seal & testament [p. 173]
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