Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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for he was baptized while he was yet in the womb, and was ordained by the Angel of God at the time he was eight days old unto this power, to overthrow the kingdom of the Jews and to make straight the way of the Lord before the face of his people to prepare them for the coming of the Lord, in whose hand is given all power; and again the office of Elder and Bishop are necessary appendages belonging unto the high Priesthood, and again the offices of Teacher & Deacon are necessary appendages belonging to the lesser Priesthood which priesthood was confirmed upon Aaron and his sons therefore as I said concerning the sons of Mosses for the sons of Moses and also the sons of Aaron shall offer an acceptable offering & sacrifice in the house of the Lord which house Shall be built unto the Lord in this generation upon the concecrated Spot as I have appointed and the Sons of Moses & of Aaron Shall be filled with the gl[o]ry of the Lord upon mount Zion in the Lord house whose Sons are ye and also many whom I have called and Sent forth to build up my Church for whoso is faithful unto the obtaining these two Priesthoods of which I have Spoken and the Magnifying their calling are Sanctifyed by the Spirit unto the renewing <of> their bodis body they become the Sons of Moses and of Aaron and the Seed of Abraham and the church and Kingdom a and the Elect of god and also all they who receive this Priesthood r[e]ceiveth me Saith the Lord for he that receiveth my Servents receive<th> me and he that reciveth me receiveth my Father and he that receiveth my Father receiveth Fathers Kingdom therefore all that my Father hath Shall be given unto him and this is according to the oath and covenant which belongeth to the Priesthood therefore all those who who receive the Priesthood receiveth this Priesthood oath and covenant of my father which he canno break neither can it be mooved but whoso breaketh this covenant after he hath received and altogethe[r] turneth therefrom [p. 23]
for he was baptized while he was yet in the womb, and was ordained by the Angel of God at the time he was eight days old unto this power, to overthrow the kingdom of the Jews and to make straight the way of the Lord before the face of his people to prepare them for the coming of the Lord, in whose hand is given all power; and again the office of Elder and Bishop are necessary appendages belonging unto the high Priesthood, and again the offices of Teacher & Deacon are necessary appendages belonging to the lesser Priesthood which priesthood was confirmed upon Aaron and his sons therefore as I said concerning the sons of Mosses for the sons of Moses and also the sons of Aaron shall offer an acceptable offering & sacrifice in the house of the Lord which house Shall be built unto the Lord in this generation upon the concecrated Spot as I have appointed and the Sons of Moses & of Aaron Shall be filled with the glory of the Lord upon mount Zion in the Lord house whose Sons are ye and also many whom I have called and Sent forth to build up my Church for whoso is faithful unto the obtaining these two Priesthoods of which I have Spoken and the Magnifying their calling are Sanctifyed by the Spirit unto the renewing of their body they become the Sons of Moses and of Aaron and the Seed of Abraham and the church and Kingdom a and the Elect of god and also all they who receive this Priesthood receiveth me Saith the Lord for he that receiveth my Servents receiveth me and he that reciveth me receiveth my Father and he that receiveth my Father receiveth Fathers Kingdom therefore all that my Father hath Shall be given unto him and this is according to the oath and covenant which belongeth to the Priesthood therefore all those who receive the Priesthood receiveth this oath and covenant of my father which he canno break neither can it be mooved but whoso breaketh this covenant after he hath received and altogether turneth therefrom [p. 23]
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