Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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meekness that he may become strong also therefore  take with you those who are ordained unto the  Lesser Priesthood, and send them before you  to make appointments and to prepare the way  and to fill appointments that you yourselves  are not able to fill behold this is the way that  mine Apostles in ancient days built up my  church unto me therefore let evry man stand  in his own office, and labour in his own calling  and let not the head say unto the feet it hath  no need of the feet, for without the feet how  shall the body be able to stand also the body  hath need of evry member that all may be edefied  together that the system may be kept perfect and behold  the high priesthood should travail and also the  Elders, and also the lesser priests, but the Deacons  and Teachers should be appointed to watch  over the church to be a standing minister  unto the church, and the Bishop also should  travail round about and among all the  churches searching after the poor to administe[r]  to there wants by humbling the rich and the  proud, he should also employ an agent  for to take charge and to do his secular  business as he shall direct, nevertheless let  the go unto the city of and  also to the city of Albany and also to the city of  , and warn the people of those cities  with the sound of the gospel with a loud  voice of the desolation and utter abolishment  which awaits them if they do reject these  things, for if they do reject these things the  hour of there judgement is nigh and there  house shall be lift [left] unto them dessolate [p. 30]
meekness that he may become strong also therefore take with you those who are ordained unto the Lesser Priesthood, and send them before you to make appointments and to prepare the way and to fill appointments that you yourselves are not able to fill behold this is the way that mine Apostles in ancient days built up my church unto me therefore let evry man stand in his own office, and labour in his own calling and let not the head say unto the feet it hath no need of the feet, for without the feet how shall the body be able to stand also the body hath need of evry member that all may be edefied together that the system may be kept perfect and behold the high priest should travail and also the Elders, and also the lesser priests, but the Deacons and Teachers should be appointed to watch over the church to be a standing minister unto the church, and the Bishop also should travail round about and among all the churches searching after the poor to administer to there wants by humbling the rich and the proud, he should also employ an agent for to take charge and to do his secular business as he shall direct, nevertheless let the go unto the city of and also to the city of Albany and also to the city of , and warn the people of those cities with the sound of the gospel with a loud voice of the desolation and utter abolishment which awaits them if they do reject these things, for if they do reject these things the hour of there judgement is nigh and there house shall be lift left unto them dessolate [p. 30]
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