Revelation Book 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Revelation, 6 August 1833 [D&C 98], continued

peace neithr the seccond nor third time they should  bring their testamonies before the Lord then the  Lord would give unto them a commandment  and justify them in going out to battle against  that Nation Tongue or people and I the Lord  would fight their battles and their childrens battles  and their children[’s] children[’s] until they had  avenged themselves of upon all their enemies  unto the third and forth generation, behold  this is an ensample unto all people saith  the Lord your God for justification befor me  and again verely I say unto you if after  thine enemy has come upon thee the first time  and he repent and come unto thee praying  thy forgivness thou shalt forgive him and shall  hold it no more as a testamony against thine  enemy and so on unto the seccond and third  time and as oft as thine enemy repenteth  of the trespass wherewith he has trespassed—  against thee thou shalt forgive him until  seventy times seven and if he trespass against  thee and repent not the first time nevertheless  thou shalt forgive him and if he trespass  against thee seccond time and repent not  never theless thou shalt forgive him and if  he tresspass against thee the third time and  repent not thou shalt also forgive him but  if he trespass against him the forth time  thou shalt not forgive him but shall  bring these testamon[i]es before the Lord and they  shall not be blotted out untill he repent  and rewards them thee four fold in all things  wherewith he has trespased against them [thee] and  if and if he do this thou shalt forgive him [p. 70]

Revelation, 6 August 1833 [D&C 98], continued

peace neithr the seccond nor third time they should bring their testamonies before the Lord then the Lord would give unto them a commandment and justify them in going out to battle against that Nation Tongue or people and I the Lord would fight their battles and their childrens battles and their children’s children’s until they had avenged themselves upon all their enemies unto the third and forth generation, behold this is an ensample unto all people saith the Lord your God for justification befor me and again verely I say unto you if after thine enemy has come upon thee the first time and he repent and come unto thee praying thy forgivness thou shalt forgive him and shall hold it no more as a testamony against thine enemy and so on unto the seccond and third time and as oft as thine enemy repenteth of the trespass wherewith he has trespassed— against thee thou shalt forgive him until seventy times seven and if he trespass against thee and repent not the first time nevertheless thou shalt forgive him and if he trespass against thee seccond time and repent not never theless thou shalt forgive him and if he tresspass against thee the third time and repent not thou shalt also forgive him but if he trespass against the forth time thou shalt not forgive him but shall bring these testamonies before the Lord and they shall not be blotted out untill he repent and rewards thee four fold in all things wherewith he has trespased against them [thee] and if and if he do this thou shalt forgive him [p. 70]
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