Journal, 1832–1834

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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, to give brother Joseph strength, and wisdom, and understanding sufficient to lead the people of the Lord, and to gather back, and establish the saints upon the land of their inheritances, and organize them according to the will of heaven, that they be no more cast down forever. We then united and : Brothers , , and laid hands upon bro. Joseph, and upon him all the blessings necessary to qualify him to do <​stand​> before the Lord in his high calling; and [p. 77]
, to give Brother Joseph strength and wisdom and understanding sufficient to lead the people of the Lord, and to gather back and establish the Saints upon the land of their inheritances, and organize them according to the will of heaven, that they be no more cast down forever. We then united and : Brothers Rigdon, Cowdery, and Coltrin laid hands upon Brother Joseph and upon him all the blessings necessary to qualify him to stand before the Lord in his high calling, and [p. 77]
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