Revelation Book 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Which was shewn unto mine Apostles upon the mount of which account the fullness ye have not yet received & now verily I say unto you that as I said that I would make it known unto you not by the way of commandment for there are many who observe not to keep my commandments but unto him that keepeth my commandments I will give the mysteries of my kingdom & the same shall be in him a well of living water springing up unto eternal <everlasting> life & now behold this is the will of the lord your god concerning his saints that they should assemble themselves together unto the land of Zion not in haste lest there should be confusion which bringeth pestilence behold the land of Zion I the Lord holdeth it in mine own hands nevertheless I the Lord rendereth unto Sezar [Caesar] the things which are Seazers wherefore I the Lord willeth that you should purchase the Lands that you may have advantage of the world that you may have claim on the world that they may not be stirred up unto anger for satan puteth it into their hearts to anger & to the sheding of blood wherefore the land of Zion shall not be obtained but by purchase or by blood otherwise there is none inheritance for you & if by purchase behold you are blessed & if by blood as ye are forbidden to shed blood Lo your enemies are upon you & ye shall be scourged from city to city & from Synegogue to Synegogue & but few shall stand to receive an inheritance I the Lord am angery with the wicked I am holding my spirit from the inhabitants of the Earth I have sworn in my wrath & decreed wars upon the face of the Earth & the wicked shall slay the wicked & fear shall come upon every man & the saints also shall hardly escape nevertheless I the Lord am with them & will come down in heaven heaven from the presence of god & consume the wicked with unquenchable fire & behold this is not yet but by & by wherefore seeing that I the Lord have decreed all these things upon the face of the Earth I willeth that my saints should be assembelled upon the Land of Zion & that every man should take righteousness in his hands & faithfullness upon his loins & lift a warning voice unto the inhabitants of the Earth & declare both by word & by flight that desolation shall come upon the wicked wherefore let my Deciples in arrange their temporal concerns which [p. 106]
Which was shewn unto mine Apostles upon the mount of which account the fullness ye have not yet received & now verily I say unto you that as I said that I would make it known unto you not by the way of commandment for there are many who observe not to keep my commandments but unto him that keepeth my commandments I will give the mysteries of my kingdom & the same shall be in him a well of living water springing up unto everlasting life & now behold this is the will of the lord your god concerning his saints that they should assemble themselves together unto the land of Zion not in haste lest there should be confusion which bringeth pestilence behold the land of Zion I the Lord holdeth it in mine own hands nevertheless I the Lord rendereth unto Sezar [Caesar] the things which are Seazers wherefore I the Lord willeth that you should purchase the Lands that you may have advantage of the world that you may have claim on the world that they may not be stirred up unto anger for satan puteth it into their hearts to anger & to the sheding of blood wherefore the land of Zion shall not be obtained but by purchase or by blood otherwise there is none inheritance for you & if by purchase behold you are blessed & if by blood as ye are forbidden to shed blood Lo your enemies are upon you & ye shall be scourged from city to city & from Synegogue to Synegogue & but few shall stand to receive an inheritance I the Lord am angery with the wicked I am holding my spirit from the inhabitants of the Earth I have sworn in my wrath & decreed wars upon the face of the Earth & the wicked shall slay the wicked & fear shall come upon every man & the saints also shall hardly escape nevertheless I the Lord am with them & will come down in heaven from the presence of god & consume the wicked with unquenchable fire & behold this is not yet but by & by wherefore seeing that I the Lord have decreed all these things upon the face of the Earth I willeth that my saints should be assembelled upon the Land of Zion & that every man should take righteousness in his hands & faithfullness upon his loins & lift a warning voice unto the inhabitants of the Earth & declare both by word & by flight that desolation shall come upon the wicked wherefore let my Deciples in arrange their temporal concerns which [p. 106]
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