History – Dreams and Visions 1880s

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    Part of History – Dreams and Visions 1880s

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    Vision of Farnsworth On a clear still day about 1 oclock pm about the time of the ringing of the bell for the Temple Hands to commence work in Nauvoo All of a sudden the Heavens assumed a heavy gloomy appearance And the Saints in Nauvoo appeared to be all in confusion and downcast countenance and the 12 Apostles commenced councelling the Saints to gather in from the varioust settlements and prepair for a long journey to the west. They gathered together started in waggons as far as the eye could reach ...
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    And I could not help giving utterance aloud to the expression I am glad I stood a moment longer and Brigham took the company aside into what appeared like a cellar & spread before them the most beautiful luxuriant feast that I ever beheld from this time the Saints were of one heart & mind & the power & glory of God rested upon them & the elements & all things were subject unto them and as I was contemplating upon the scenery through which we had past, the spirit of the Lord came upon me & ...
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    Revelation given to Wilford Woodruff, Nov 24, 1889 Salt Lake City
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    November 24, 1889
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    Revelation given to President Wilford Woodruff. Sunday, November 24th 1889 at Salt Lake City, Utah Thus saith the Lord, to my servant Wilford, I the Lord, have heard thy prayers and thy request, and will answer thee by the voice of my spirit. Thus saith the Lord, unto my servants the Presidency of my Church, who hold the Keys of the Kingdom of God on the earth, I the Lord hold the destiny of the Courts in your midst, and the destiny of this nation, and all the nations of ...
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    November 24, 1889
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    hearken unto my voice, and the counsel of my Servants, the wicked shall not prevail. Let my servants, who officiate as your counselors before the Courts, make their pleadings as they are moved upon by the Holy Spirit, without any further pledges from the Priesthood, and they shall be justified. I the Lord, will hold the Courts, with the officers of Government, and the nation, responsible for their acts towards the inhabitants of Zion. I, Jesus Christ, the Savior of the world, am in your midst. I am your advocate with the ...
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    Great Babylon. These judgments are at the door, they will be fulfilled, as God lives. Leave judgment with me, it is mine saith the Lord. Watch the signs of the times, and they will show the fulfillment of the words of the Lord. Let my Servants call upon the Lord in mighty prayer, retain the Holy Ghost as your constant companion, and act as you are moved upon by that spirit, and all will be well with you. The wicked are fast ripening in iniquity, and they will be cut off by the ...
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    exercise faith in the Lord, and in the promises of God; be valient in the testimony of Jesus Christ. The eyes of the Lord and the Heavenly Hosts are watching over you and your acts. Therefore be faithful until I come, I come quickly to reward every man according to the deeds done in the body, even so, Amen. [rest of page blank] ...
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    Geo Washington's vision and other papers —
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    L. D. S. Historian's Office, P. O. BOX 321, Salt Lake City, Utah, Aug 9 1885 During the night of Aug 9 I had the following dream I was in a large meeting of the Latter Day Saints President Taylor & Cannon were present some strange man came into the congregation and handed me a large sheet of papyrus of important records I did not know what they contained soon President Young came along with a Mormon car that the presidency, Twelve, and ...
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    Part of History – Dreams and Visions 1880s

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    On the Night of the 10 of Aug 1885 I dreamed I was in the Celestial Kingdom of God with the Saints, and all persons there were exalted to blessings according to ther faithfulness or deprived of them according to their transgressions some were far more exalted than others W Woodruff [upside down on bottom of page] W Woodruffs Dream. ...
    Dates:
    August 10, 1885