Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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again if your enemies shall smite you a seccond  time and you revile not against your enemies enemy &  bear it patiently your reward shall be an hundred  fold and again if he shall smite you a third time  and ye bear it patiently your reward shall be doubled  unto you four fold and these three testamonies shall  stand against your enemy if he repent not and shall  not be blotted out, and now verily I say unto you  if that enemy shall escape my vengence that he  be not brought into judgment before me then ye  shall see to it that ye warn him in my name  that he come no more upon you neither upon  your families even your children nor your chil drens Children unto the third and fourth gen eration and then if he shall come upon you  or your Children or your childrens Children  unto the third and forth generation nevertheless  thine enemy is in thine hands and and if thou  reward him according to his works thou art  Justified if he has saugh [sought] thy life and thy life  is endangered by him, thine enemy is in  thine hands and thou art justified behold  this is the Law I gave unto my servant  Nephi and thy father Joseph and Jacob Isaac  and Abraham and all mine ancients  prophets and Apostles and again this is the  Law that I gave unto mine ancients that they  should not go out unto battle against any  Nation Kindred Tongue or people save I the  Lord commanded them and if any Nation  Tongue or people should proclaim war against  them they should first lift a standard of peace  unto that people Nation or tongue and if  that people did not accept the offering of [p. 69]
again if your enemies shall smite you a seccond time and you revile not against your enemy & bear it patiently your reward shall be an hundred fold and again if he shall smite you a third time and ye bear it patiently your reward shall be doubled unto you four fold and these three testamonies shall stand against your enemy if he repent not and shall not be blotted out, and now verily I say unto you if that enemy shall escape my vengence that he be not brought into judgment before me then ye shall see to it that ye warn him in my name that he come no more upon you neither upon your families even your children nor your childrens Children unto the third and fourth generation and then if he shall come upon you or your Children or your childrens Children unto the third and forth generation nevertheless thine enemy is in thine hands and and if thou reward him according to his works thou art Justified if he has saugh sought thy life and thy life is endangered by him, thine enemy is in thine hands and thou art justified behold this is the Law I gave unto my servant Nephi and thy father Joseph and Jacob Isaac and Abraham and all mine ancient prophets and Apostles and again this is the Law that I gave unto mine ancients that they should not go out unto battle against any Nation Kindred Tongue or people save I the Lord commanded them and if any Nation Tongue or people should proclaim war against them they should first lift a standard of peace unto that people Nation or tongue and if that people did not accept the offering of [p. 69]
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