Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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But blessed are the poor <who are pure in heart whose hearts are broken &> whose spirits are contrite for they  shall see the Kingdom of God coming with power & great glory  unto their deliverance for the fatness of the Earth shall be theirs  for Behold the lord shall come & his recompence shall be with  him & he shall reward every man & the poor shall rejoice & their  generations shall inherit the Earth from generation to generation  for ever & ever & now I make an end of speaking unto you  even So amen

Revelation, 20 July 1831 [D&C 57]

60 Commandment
Given in Missorie Jackson Co July 20th. 1831  giving directions <to the & > how to proceed concerning purchuseing Lands &c. &c.
Hearken Oh ye of my saith the Lord your God,  Who have assembelled yourselves together, according to my  in this land which is the land of which is the Land which I,  have appointed & consecrated for the . Wherefore,  this is the land of promise & the place for the . yea  thus saith the Lord your God, If ye will receive wisdom here is wisd om. Behold the place which is now called is the centre  place, & the spot for the is lying westward upon a lot which  is not far from the . Wherefore it is wisdom that the  land should be purchased by the saints & also every tract lying west ward even unto the line runing directly between Jew &  And also every tract bordering by the Prairies in as much as my  Deciples are enabled to buy lands. Behold this is wisdom that they  may obtain it for an everlasting & let my Servent stand in the office which I have appointed to receive moneys  to be an agent unto the church to buy lands in all the regions round  about in as much as can be in righteousness, & as wisdom shall direct.  And let my servent stand in the office which I have appointed him  to [divide] unto the saints their inheritance even as I have commanded & also  them whom he has appointed to assist him And again verily I say unto  you let my servent plant himself in this place, & estab lish a that his he may sell goods without frauds that he may  obtain money to buy lands for the goods of the Saints & that he may [p. 93]
But blessed are the poor who are pure in heart whose hearts are broken & whose spirits are contrite for they shall see the Kingdom of God coming with power & great glory unto their deliverance for the fatness of the Earth shall be theirs for Behold the lord shall come & his recompence shall be with him & he shall reward every man & the poor shall rejoice & their generations shall inherit the Earth from generation to generation for ever & ever & now I make an end of speaking unto you even So amen

Revelation, 20 July 1831 [D&C 57]

60 Commandment
Given in Missorie Jackson Co July 20th. 1831 giving directions to the & how to proceed concerning purchuseing Lands &c. &c.
Hearken Oh ye of my saith the Lord your God, Who have assembelled yourselves together, according to my in this land which is the land of which is the Land which I, have appointed & consecrated for the . Wherefore, this is the land of promise & the place for the . thus saith the Lord your God, If ye will receive wisdom here is wisdom. Behold the place which is now called is the centre place, & the spot for the is lying westward upon a lot which is not far from the . Wherefore it is wisdom that the land should be purchased by the saints & also every tract lying westward even unto the line runing directly between Jew & And also every tract bordering by the Prairies in as much as my Deciples are enabled to buy lands. Behold this is wisdom that they may obtain it for an everlasting & let my Servent stand in the office which I have appointed to receive moneys to be an agent unto the church to buy lands in all the regions round about in as much as can be in righteousness, & as wisdom shall direct. And let my servent stand in the office which I have appointed him to [divide] unto the saints their inheritance even as I have commanded & also them whom he has appointed to assist him And again verily I say unto you let my servent plant himself in this place, & establish a that he may sell goods without fraud that he may obtain money to buy lands for the good of the Saints & that he may [p. 93]
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