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  • Page 108

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

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    Mooved by Er John Taylor Secd. by Er P P Pratt that the copy right of the Book of Doctrins & Covenants & the Book of Mormon be secured as soon as possible Mooved by Elr W Woodruff secnd by Er W. Richards that Elders Brigham Young Heber C. Kimble & Parley P Pratt be the Committy to secure the Coppy Right Mooved by Er H C. Kimble secd by Er W Richards ...
  • Page 89

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    COUNCIL At a council held at Far West by the Twelve, High Priests, Elders, & Priests on the twenty sixth of April 1839 The following resolutions were adopted Resolved that the following persons should be no more fellowshiped in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints but excommunicated from the same, viz Isaac Russel, Mary Russel, John Goodson & wife, Jacob Scott senr & wife, Isaac Scott,
  • Page 95

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1838 – December 31, 1839)

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    May 26, 1839 ~ Sunday May 26 Sunday I crossed the river to Commerce & attended meeting at the house of Brother Joseph's Elder O. Pratt preached & was follwed by Elder John Taylor we returned home & spent the night {distance} 5 mil May 27, 1839 ~ Monday 27th I spent the day in writing May 28, 1839 ~ Tuesday 28 Elder Brigham Young mooved from my room four rods south. The man called ...
    Dates:
    May 4, 1839 May 26, 1839 May 27, 1839 May 28, 1839 May 29, 1839
  • Page 280

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1843 – December 31, 1844)

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    All of Illinois and George B. Wallace Esq of Boston. A Preamble and many important resolutions were adopted all of which together with the procedings of the meeting were published in the Boston Daily Times of July 2nd 1844. The Melodeon was crouded in the evening and it was soon evident that a large number of rowdies were in the galleries & felt disposed to make disturbance, and among others Abby Folsom made her appearance, & arose & commence speaking while the president was ...
    Dates:
    July 2, 1844
  • Page 104

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. In that case it dictated me quite contrary to my expecta- tions, for I had appointments out for a week ahead. But I obeyed the voice of the Spirit, went south as I was directed to, and my readers know the result. I will refer to one more instance in my experience upon the subject of revelation: All the Latter-day Saints understand that we build temples for the purpose of administering ordinances for the dead as well as for the living. The Lord has opened the way in ...
    Dates:
    March 1, 1877
  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 5 October 1840

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    6 Elders 26 Priests and 11 Teachers ^1 Deacon^ all of these having imbraces this work in a little over six months in the field which I opened in last March and the work was never in a more prosperous then at the present the work is progressing by the powr of God like fire in dry stuble the church Ministers appear to be alarmed in that region as there has been four or five church Clarkes and a number musician with many of their members Baptised into the church of Jesus Christ of ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 21. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 1858. VOL. VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- March 8, 1839—I attended a conference at Springfield, Illinois. —13—I took my family and started for Quincy, where I arrived on the 16th. I dined with Emma Smith at Judge Cleveland's. I then went on to the bank ...
    Dates:
    March 8, 1839 March 13, 1839 March 16, 1839 March 17, 1839 April 8, 1839 April 26, 1839 May 2, 1839 May 3, 1839 May 15, 1839 July 22, 1839 July 25, 1839 August 8, 1839 August 21, 1839 August 24, 1839 August 28, 1839 September 2, 1839 September 10, 1839 September 12, 1839 September 19, 1839 September 21, 1839 September 27, 1839 October 4, 1839 October 7, 1839 November 1, 1839 December 13, 1839 December 19, 1839 January 11, 1840 January 13, 1840 January 18, 1840 January 21, 1840 January 29, 1840 March 1, 1840 March 3, 1840 March 6, 1840 March 22, 1840 April 9, 1840 April 22, 1840 July 17, 1840 August 18, 1840 April 20, 1841 May 20, 1841 October 6, 1841
  • Page 118

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    gospel was offered unto them but when they put to death their king & savior the gospel was taken from them & given to the gentiles it was also given to the Lamanites & ten tribes of Israel. the first were to be last & the last first it will now come to the gentiles first then to the ten tribes of Israel & to the Lamanite before it will go to the Jews they will be the last to received it who has ever herd of the Jews having the spirit of God ...
    Dates:
    February 18, 1856 February 19, 1856 February 20, 1856 February 21, 1856 February 22, 1856 February 23, 1856 February 24, 1856
  • Page 75

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    my object in coming to this place of fishing was to get some fish & take my family out to a ride September 6, 1855 ~ Thursday to September 8, 1855 ~ Saturday 6 7 & 8 I spent the time upon this fishing ground but the wind being in the north was against us as it drove the fish away from the mouth of the provo which was their fishing ground the fishermen drew their net every day but ownly caught about what they wanted to eat ...
    Dates:
    September 6, 1855 September 8, 1855 September 9, 1855 September 10, 1855 September 11, 1855 September 12, 1855 September 13, 1855 September 14, 1855 September 15, 1855 September 16, 1855 September 17, 1855 September 18, 1855 September 19, 1855 September 20, 1855
  • Page 219

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Dec 11, 1869 Man of a Higher Priesthood then He would her But Even A man Holding the office of a deacon may magnify that calling so that he would be more worthy & have a higher Exaltation than many High Priest it is not so much the office a Man Holds as it is of the magnifying of that portion of the office He does hold. Some ordinances cannot Be given without A temple All children Born Before Parents are sealed to the Altar will have to be