Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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after him; and in as much as he is faithful I will multiply  a multiplicity of blessings upon him.
And again let my servant have appointed unto him  the houses and lot where he now resides, and the lot and building  on which the stands, and lot also which is on the corner south  of the store, and also the lot on which the ashery is situated—  And all this I have appointed unto my servant for his  stewardship, for a blessing upon him and his seed after him, for  the benefit of the mercantile establishment of my Firm, which I have  established for my stake in the land of ; yea verily this  is the stewardship this is the stewardship which I have appointed unto  my servant , even this whole mercantile establishment, him  and his agent, and his seed after him, and in as much as he is faith ful in keeping the commandments which I have given unto him  I will multiply blessings unto him and his seed after him even a  multiplicity of blessings.
And again let my Servant Joseph have appointed unto him  the lot which is laid off for the building of my which is  forty rods long and twelve wide, and also the farm upon which  his now lives resides and this is the beginning of the steward ship which I have appointed unto him, <for a blessing upon him,> and upon his father; for  behold, I have reserved an inheritance for his father, for his support  therefore, he shall be reckened in the house of my servant Joseph:  And I will multiply blessings upon <the house of> my servant Joseph in as much  as he is faithful, even a multiplicity of blessings.
And now a commandment I give unto you concerning  Zion, that you shall no longer be bound as a United Firm, to your  brethren of Zion, only on this wise:— after you are organized, you shall  shall be called the United Firm of the Stake of Zion, the city of   among yourselves. And your brethren after they are organ ized, shall be called the United Firm of the Zity of Zion, and they  shall be organized in their own names, and in their own name,  and they shall do their business in their own name, and in their  own names; and you shall do your business in your own names, and  in your own names. And this I have commanded to be done  for your salvation, as also for their Salvation, in consequenc[e]  of their being driven out and that which is to come. The covenants [p. 195]
after him; and in as much as he is faithful I will multiply a multiplicity of blessings upon him.
And again let my servant have appointed unto him the houses and lot where he now resides, and the lot and building on which the stands, and lot also which is on the corner south of the store, and also the lot on which the ashery is situated— And all this I have appointed unto my servant for his stewardship, for a blessing upon him and his seed after him, for the benefit of the mercantile establishment of my Firm, which I have established for my stake in the land of ; yea verily this is the stewardship which I have appointed unto my servant , even this whole mercantile establishment, him and his agent, and his seed after him, and in as much as he is faithful in keeping the commandments which I have given unto him I will multiply blessings unto him and his seed after him even a multiplicity of blessings.
And again let my Servant Joseph have appointed unto him the lot which is laid off for the building of my which is forty rods long and twelve wide, and also the farm upon which his now resides and this is the beginning of the stewardship which I have appointed unto him, for a blessing upon him, and upon his father; for behold, I have reserved an inheritance for his father, for his support therefore, he shall be reckened in the house of my servant Joseph: And I will multiply blessings upon the house of my servant Joseph in as much as he is faithful, even a multiplicity of blessings.
And now a commandment I give unto you concerning Zion, that you shall no longer be bound as a United Firm, to your brethren of Zion, only on this wise:— after you are organized, you shall be called the United Firm of the Stake of Zion, the city of among yourselves. And your brethren after they are organized, shall be called the United Firm of the Zity of Zion, and they shall be organized in their own names, and in their own name, and they shall do their business in their own name, and in their own names; and you shall do your business in your own name, and in your own names. And this I have commanded to be done for your salvation, as also for their Salvation, in consequence of their being driven out and that which is to come. The covenants [p. 195]
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