Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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appointed unto you to keep the church record and history continaly 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, 4 December 1831–A [D&C 72:1–8]
December 4th 1831 Harken and listen to the voice of the Lord Oh ye who have asembled yourselves together who are the high Priest of my church to whom the Kingdom and power is given for verily Saith the Lord it is expedient in me for a bishop to be appointed u[n]to you or of you unto the church in this part of the Lords viniard and verily in this thing yea have done wisely for it is required of the Lord at the hand of every Steward to render an acount of his Stewardship both in time and in eternity for he who is faithful and wise in time is acounted worthy to inherit the mantions prepareed of for him of my Father Verily I Say unto you the Elders of the Church in this part of my vineyard Shall render an acount of his Stewardship u[n]to the Bishop which Shall be appointed of me in this part of my Vinyard these things Shall be had on record to be handed over to the in Zion and the duty of the Bishop Shall be made known by the commandments which have been given and by the voice of the conference and verily I Say unto you my Servent is the man which Shall be appointed and ordained unto this power this is the will of the Lord your god your redeemer even So Amen——
Revelation, 4 December 1831–B [D&C 72:9–23]
December 4th. 1831 — — — — —
The word of the Lord in addition to the Law which has been given making known the duty [p. 13]
appointed unto you to keep the church record and history continaly 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, 4 December 1831–A [D&C 72:1–8]
December 4th 1831 Harken and listen to the voice of the Lord Oh ye who have asembled yourselves together who are the high Priest of my church to whom the Kingdom and power is given for verily Saith the Lord it is expedient in me for a bishop to be appointed unto you or of you unto the church in this part of the Lords viniard and verily in this thing yea have done wisely for it is required of the Lord at the hand of every Steward to render an acount of his Stewardship both in time and in eternity for he who is faithful and wise in time is acounted worthy to inherit the mantions prepareed for him of my Father Verily I Say unto you the Elders of the Church in this part of my vineyard Shall render an acount of his Stewardship unto the Bishop which Shall be appointed of me in this part of my Vinyard these things Shall be had on record to be handed over to the in Zion and the duty of the Bishop Shall be made known by the commandments which have been given and by the voice of the conference and verily I Say unto you my Servent is the man which Shall be appointed and ordained unto this power this is the will of the Lord your god your redeemer even So Amen——
Revelation, 4 December 1831–B [D&C 72:9–23]
December 4th. 1831 — — — — —
The word of the Lord in addition to the Law which has been given making known the duty [p. 13]
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