Discourse, between 6 and 9 April 1841, as Reported by William P. McIntire

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  • Historical Introduction

Document Transcript

April the 6th. 1841 Joseph said to the of the that they should see that No man go out to preach unless their Family, was amply Provided for; and if not provided for stay untill they are, this is Done to put up the Borrs against those that, mearly Join the & Get to Get their familys struck in her & Go out & Glut themselves while the Church has their familys to Keep. [p. [19]]

Footnotes

  1. 1

    See Minutes, 7–11 Apr. 1841.  

  2. 2

    A week earlier, JS also spoke against “dishonest men amongst us who has more injenity [ingenuity] to cheat the Rest.” (Account of Meeting, ca. 30 Mar. 1841; see also Book of Mormon, 1840 ed., 299 [Alma 30:31–32].)