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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