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Excerpt:THE DESERET WEEKLY. REMARKS Made at the General Conference of Church, in the Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Sunday, October 4th, 1896, by PREST. WILFORD WOODRUFF. -[REPORTED BY ARTHUR WINTER.]- If I ever felt thankful in my life for anything, I do this morning that I am alive, that I stand in the flesh and have again the privilege of assembling in conference. I am thankful that I have the privilege of meeting in this capacity Prophets, Patriarchs, Apostles, Elders and Latter-day Saints ...
Excerpt:those of us who have the Spirit of God know that it is true. I feel to thank God for the progress of the work. The Elders of Israel are abroad among the nations carrying the Gospel to the children of men, and the Lord is blessing them and opening the way before them. It is true, our doc trine is not popular. In fact, the Latter- day Saints as a body have been under a ban, in a great measure, from the or- ganization of the Church until of late. The doctrine of Jesus ...
Excerpt:George Temple I had a son, who was in the north country, drowned. He was 21 years of age, and was a faith- ful young man. He had a warning of this. In a dream he was notified how he would die. We had testimony of that after his death. I asked the Lord why he was taken from me. The answer to me was, "You are doing a great deal for the redemption of your dead; but the law of redemption requires some of ...