Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Up your voice in Meetings when ever it shall be  expedient & again I say unto you, that it shall be appo inted unto you to Keep the Church Record & History  continually for I have appointed to an other  office wherefore it shall be given thee by th[e] comforter  to write these things even so amen
Revelation, 7 May 1831 [D&C 49]
51st. Commandment May 7th. 1831
A Revelation given to & &  Received at Geauga Ohio th[e]ir mission to the  Shakers & thus saith the Lord unto them as follows
Hearken unto my word my Servent & &  for Behold verily I say unto you that I give unto you a that you shall go & preach my Gospel which ye have  received even as ye have received it unto the Shakers. Behold  I say unto you that they desire to know the truth in Part but  not all for they are not right before me & must needs repent  wherefore I send you my Servents & to preach the  Gospel unto them & my servent shall be unto  this work that he may reason with them not according to that  which he hath received of them but according to that which shall  be taught them him by you my Servents & by so doing I will  bless him otherwise he shall not prosper thus saith the Lord  for I am God & have sent mine only begotten Son into the  world for the redemption of the world & have decreed that he that  receiveth him shall be saved & he that receiveth him not shall  be damned & they have done unto the Son of man even as they  listed & he hath taken his power on the right hand of his  glory & now reigneth in the Heavens <& will> till he decends on the  Earth to put all enemies under his feet which time is nigh  at hand I the Lord hath spoken it but the hour & the day no  man knoweth neither the angels in Heaven nor shall they know  untill he come wherefore I will that all men <shall> repent for all  are under sin except them which I have reserved unto myself Holy  men that ye know not of wherefore I say unto you that I have  sent unto you even that which was [p. 80]
Up your voice in Meetings when ever it shall be expedient & again I say unto you, that it shall be appointed unto you to Keep the Church Record & History continually for I have appointed to an other office wherefore it shall be given thee by the comforter to write these things even so amen
Revelation, 7 May 1831 [D&C 49]
51st. Commandment May 7th. 1831
A Revelation given to & & Received at Geauga Ohio their mission to the Shakers & thus saith the Lord unto them as follows
Hearken unto my word my Servent & & for Behold verily I say unto you that I give unto you a that you shall go & preach my Gospel which ye have received even as ye have received it unto the Shakers. Behold I say unto you that they desire to know the truth in Part but not all for they are not right before me & must needs repent wherefore I send you my Servents & to preach the Gospel unto them & my servent shall be unto this work that he may reason with them not according to that which he hath received of them but according to that which shall be taught him by you my Servents & by so doing I will bless him otherwise he shall not prosper thus saith the Lord for I am God & have sent mine only begotten Son into the world for the redemption of the world & have decreed that he that receiveth him shall be saved & he that receiveth him not shall be damned & they have done unto the Son of man even as they listed & he hath taken his power on the right hand of his glory & now reigneth in the Heavens till he decends on the Earth to put all enemies under his feet which time is nigh at hand I the Lord hath spoken it but the hour & the day no man knoweth neither the angels in Heaven nor shall they know untill he come wherefore I will that all men shall repent for all are under sin except them which I have reserved unto myself Holy men that ye know not of wherefore I say unto you that I have sent unto you even that which was [p. 80]
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