Discourse, 2 July 1839, as Reported by Wilford Woodruff–A

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any other that ever was or ever will be given & revealed unto man in this world or that which is to come, yea in all your kick[i]ng & floundering see to it that you do not this thing lest innocent Blood be found in your skirts & you go down to hell. all other sins are not to be compared to sining against the Holy Ghost & proving a traitor to thy brethren (A final [drawing of a key] delivered from Joseph in the following language.) I will give you one of the keys of the mysteries of the kingdom. It is an Eternal principle that has existed with God from all Eternity that that man who rises up to condemn others & finding fault with the saying that they are out of the way while he himself is righteous, then know assuredly that that man is in the high road [p. [25]]
any other that ever was or ever will be given & revealed unto man in this world or that which is to come, yea in all your kicking & floundering see to it that you do not this thing lest innocent Blood be found in your skirts & you go down to hell. all other sins are not to be compared to sining against the Holy Ghost & proving a traitor to thy brethren (A final [drawing of a key] delivered from Joseph in the following language.) I will give you one of the keys of the mysteries of the kingdom. It is an Eternal principle that has existed with God from all Eternity that that man who rises up to condemn others & finding fault with the saying that they are out of the way while he himself is righteous, then know assuredly that that man is in the high road [p. [25]]
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