A blessing— Pronounced by the upon the head of Alvin
Winegar— Feby 7th 1836.
We lay our hands upon thy head in the name of Jesus and ask our Heavenly Father to bestow many
blessings upon thee, both in this life— and in that which is to come— we seal many blessings in time upon thee, and in
Eternity an exceeding rich reward. Thou wast willing to lay down thy life for thy breth ren and the Lord shall cho[o]se thee for his own— Even as a vessel in the House of God— The Lord shall seal blesings for thee in Heaven— and look upon them and none shall fail— thy mind shall be
strength ened— faith encreased— receive much wisdom— power and understanding— must offer all that thou hast a sacrifice to thy
God, even all thy mind and strengt[h]— and give thy self up to him without reserve. body and
spirit— go at his command and he will loose thy tongue and make thee a swift Messen ger— an instrument of much good on the Earth— see great disolations come upon the wicked and glory to the righteous—
and his power manifested in blessings and in cureings— Shall be lifted up and shout hosannah among the heavently hosts— see the
Heavens opened. The charriots of Israel and the Horsemen thereof— and great shall be thy rejoicings— Shall receive the holy in due time, which shall never be taken from thee in
time or in Eternity— Stand upon the Earth till the son of man comes— see the end of this generation— do much good in proclaiming
the gospel carried to Nations afar off— preach in all languages and tongues— power to resist the power of floods and flames—
overcome the destroyer— and the pestilence shall not harm thee— — open the blind eyes— unstop the deaf ears— Cause the dumb
Tongue of the dumb to sing for joy— many shall seek to touch thy garments— and others shall send handkerchiefs, and Aprons to thee and be healed by this means. Thou shalt have all the power that thou needest to fill thy Ministry[.] Angels shall minister unto thee— and thy saviour shall stand before thee, and thou shalt be able
to Certify to the Nations of things which thou hast seen, and doest most assuredly know. The Heavenly Hosts shall be round about
thee, to deliver thee out of all thy afflictions— and thy soul shall Shout Hosannah to God and the Lamb and
nothing shall prevail against thee to harm thee— These blessings dear brother if thou art faithful Shall rest upon thy head and be
<all> ful filled— for we seal them upon the[e] in the name of Jesus by the authority of
the Holy Priesthood even so Amen.—— Ohio—— / scribe.
JWsr last scribe.