Discourse, 27 August 1843, as Reported by William Clayton

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He showed that the power of the Melchisek p’d [priesthood] was to have the power of an “endless lives[”] he showed that the everlasting covenant could not be broken, and by the sacrifice required of Abraham the fact that when God offers a blessing or knowledge to a man and he refuses to receive it he will be damned— mentioning the case of the Israelites praying that God would speak to Moses & not to them— in consequence of which he curse[d] them with a carnal law. [p. [103]]
He showed that the power of the Melchisek p’d priesthood was to have the power of an “endless lives” he showed that the everlasting covenant could not be broken, and by the sacrifice required of Abraham the fact that when God offers a blessing or knowledge to a man and he refuses to receive it he will be damned— mentioning the case of the Israelites praying that God would speak to Moses & not to them— in consequence of which he cursed them with a carnal law. [p. [103]]
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