Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Zion, and her law, be executed and fulfilled after her redemp tion. There has been a day of calling, but the time has come for  a day of choosing; and let those be chosen that are worthy:  and it shall be manifest unto my servant Joseph by the voice  of the Spirit those who are chosen, and they shall be sanctified;  and inasmuch as they follow the counsels which they receive, they  shall have power after many days to accomplish all things pertain ing to Zion.
And again, I say unto you, sue for peace, not only the people  that have smitten you, but also to all people; and lift up an  ensign of peace, and make a proclamation for peace unto the  ends of the earth: and make proposals for peace unto those  who have smitten you, according to the voice of the Spirit which  is in you; and all things shall work together for your good; and be  faithful: and behold, and lo, I am with you even unto the end,  even so; Amen.

Revelation, 23 April 1834 [D&C 104]

Revelation given April 23d— 1834  appointing to each member of the united firm  their Stewardship
Verily I say unto you my friends I give unto  you council and a commandment concerning  all the properties which belong to the Firm which I  commanded to be established organised and establish ed to be a united firm and an everlasting firm  for the benefit of my church and for the salvation  of men until I come, with promise immutable  and unchangable that inasmuch as those whom  I commanded were faithful they should be blessed  with a multiplicity of blessings. but inasmuch as some of  my servants have not kept the commandment but  have broken the covenant by Coviteousness and with  feigned words, I have cursed them with a very soar  and grievous curse, for I the Lord have decreed in my [p. 100]
Zion, and her law, be executed and fulfilled after her redemption. There has been a day of calling, but the time has come for a day of choosing; and let those be chosen that are worthy: and it shall be manifest unto my servant Joseph by the voice of the Spirit those who are chosen, and they shall be sanctified; and inasmuch as they follow the counsels which they receive, they shall have power after many days to accomplish all things pertaining to Zion.
And again, I say unto you, sue for peace, not only the people that have smitten you, but also all people; and lift up an ensign of peace, and make a proclamation for peace unto the ends of the earth: and make proposals for peace unto those who have smitten you, according to the voice of the Spirit which is in you; and all things shall work together for your good; and be faithful: and behold, and lo, I am with you even unto the end, even so; Amen.

Revelation, 23 April 1834 [D&C 104]

Revelation given April 23d— 1834 appointing to each member of the united firm their Stewardship
Verily I say unto you my friends I give unto you council and a commandment concerning all the properties which belong to the Firm which I commanded to be organised and established to be a united firm and an everlasting firm for the benefit of my church and for the salvation of men until I come, with promise immutable and unchangable that inasmuch as those whom I commanded were faithful they should be blessed with a multiplicity of blessings. but inasmuch as some of my servants have not kept the commandment but have broken the covenant by Coviteousness and with feigned words, I have cursed them with a very soar and grievous curse, for I the Lord have decreed in my [p. 100]
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