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Old Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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And the Lord God spake unto Moses saying The Heavens there are many & they cannot be numbered unto man but they are numbered unto me for they are mine & as one Earth shall pass away & the Heavens thereof even so shall another come And there is no end to my works neither my words for behold this is my work to my glory to the immortality & the eternal life of man And now Moses my Son I will speak unto you concerning this Earth upon which thou standest & thou shalt write the things which I shall speak & in a day when the children of men shall esteem my words as naught & take many of them from the Book which thou shalt write behold I will raise up another like unto theee thee & they shall be had again among the Children of men among even as many as shall believe These words was spoken unto Moses in the mount the name of which shall not be known among the Children of men And now they are also spoken unto you shew them not unto any except them that believe <​Amen​>
 
A Revelation given to the Elders of the Church of Christ On the first Book of Moses given to Joseph the Seer
 
Genesis, Chapter 1
Chapter first
And it came to pass that the Lord spake unto Moses saying Behold I reveal unto you concerning this Heaven & this Earth write the words which I speak I am the beginning & the end the Almighty God by mine only begotten I created these things yea in the beginning I created the Heaven & the Earth upon which thou standest & the Earth was without form & void & I caused darkness to come up upon the face of the deep & my Spirit moved upon the face of the waters for I am God & I God said Let there be light & there was light & I God saw the light & the light was good & I God divided the light from the darkness & I God called the light day & the darkness I called night & this I done by the Word of my power & it was done as I spake & the evening & the morning were the first day And again I God said let there be a firmament in the midst <​midst​> of the waters & it was so even as I spake And I said Let it divide the waters from the waters & it was done & I God made the firmament & divide[d] the waters yea the great waters under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament & it was so even as I spake And I God called the firmament Heaven & the evening & the morning were the second day And I God said Let the waters under the Heaven be gathered together unto one place & it was so & I God said Let there be dry land [&] it was so & I God called the dry land Earth & the gathering together <​of​> the waters called I <​the​> Seas & I God saw that all things which I had made were good & I God said Let the Earth bring forth grass the herb yielding seed the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind & the tree yielding fruit whose seed should be in itself after upon the Earth & it was so even as I spake & the Earth brought forth grass every herb yielding seed after his kind & the tree yielding fruit whose seed should be in itself after it[s] kind— [p. 3]
And the Lord God spake unto Moses saying The Heavens there are many & they cannot be numbered unto man but they are numbered unto me for they are mine & as one Earth shall pass away & the Heavens thereof even so shall another come And there is no end to my works neither my words for behold this is my work to my glory to the immortality & the eternal life of man And now Moses my Son I will speak unto you concerning this Earth upon which thou standest & thou shalt write the things which I shall speak & in a day when the children of men shall esteem my words as naught & take many of them from the Book which thou shalt write behold I will raise up another like unto thee & they shall be had again among the Children of men among even as many as shall believe These words was spoken unto Moses in the mount the name of which shall not be known among the Children of men And now they are also spoken unto you shew them not unto any except them that believe Amen
 
A Revelation given to the Elders of the Church of Christ On the first Book of Moses
 
Genesis, Chapter 1
Chapter first
And it came to pass that the Lord spake unto Moses saying Behold I reveal unto you concerning this Heaven & this Earth write the words which I speak I am the beginning & the end the Almighty God by mine only begotten I created these things yea in the beginning I created the Heaven & the Earth upon which thou standest & the Earth was without form & void & I caused darkness to come up upon the face of the deep & my Spirit moved upon the face of the waters for I am God & I God said Let there be light & there was light & I God saw the light & the light was good & I God divided the light from the darkness & I God called the light day & the darkness I called night & this I done by the Word of my power & it was done as I spake & the evening & the morning were the first day And again I God said let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters & it was so even as I spake And I said Let it divide the waters from the waters & it was done & I God made the firmament & divided the waters yea the great waters under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament & it was so even as I spake And I God called the firmament Heaven & the evening & the morning were the second day And I God said Let the waters under the Heaven be gathered together unto one place & it was so & I God said Let there be dry land [&] it was so & I God called the dry land Earth & the gathering together of the waters called I the Seas & I God saw that all things which I had made were good & I God said Let the Earth bring forth grass the herb yielding seed the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind & the tree yielding fruit whose seed should be in itself upon the Earth & it was so even as I spake & the Earth brought forth grass every herb yielding seed after his kind & the tree yielding fruit whose seed should be in itself after its kind— [p. 3]
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