Mentioned in

  • Page 153

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    Excerpt:
    May 29, 1837 ~ Monday May 29th I met in the house of the Lord to attend an important conference or meeting of the high councel to attend to some important business of the Church let memory speak upon this subject two {of the presidency} two {of the Twelve and} one {of the seventy were stood before the Council for aggressing} It was considered not {lawful to} try {the president} before the high Councel but before the Bishop the Presidents withdrew the council closed without transacting business ...
    Dates:
    May 29, 1837 May 30, 1837 May 31, 1837
  • Page 137

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    March 10, 1842 ~ Thursday March 10th I spent the day at the printing office March 11, 1842 ~ Friday [FIGURE] 11th The Nauvoo Legion met on parrade this day I rode in the Legion in company with the quorum of the Twelve as assistant chaplain. It was the first time I had seen the Legein on parrade & it caused peculiar feelings to rest upon me while gasing [gazing] upon this Legion & contemplate the past present & to come. After ...
    Dates:
    March 10, 1842 March 11, 1842 March 12, 1842
  • Page 266

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

    Excerpt:
    The following is a part of the Doctrinal Catechism of the Church of England 1 who are your lawful spiritual Pastors The Ministers of the Church of England 2. What are they called. Bishops Priests & Deacons 3. Are not disenting teachers Ministers of the gospel No they have never been called after the manner of Aaron 4th But do they not say that God has called them inwardly yes but if he had called them inwardly he would have called them in the order of his word outwardly 5 ...
  • Page 225

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

    Excerpt:
    The flooring is remarkable, being most artfully inlaid, without nail or peg it contains 2376 Peaces, like the fraiming of a billard table. In this room is a [FIGURES] painting of Bishop Compton under whom this cathedral was built. The next is a vary curious ceome- trical staircase, being the first ever made in England it has ninety steps, all supported by the bottom step. [FIGURES] The great Bell is in a turret above and the weight is 11,474 lbs; the clapper weighs 180 lbs ...
  • Page 227

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

    Excerpt:
    Those last erected are to the memory of Dr. Middleton first protestant Bishop of India, by Lough and Dr. Heber, Bishop of Calcutta, by Chantry. In the crypt of the cathedral are many tombs to the memory of eminent men; among them, Robert Milne, the architect of Black- friars Bridge; John Rennie, the designer and con- tractor of waterloo and Southwark Bridges, Plymo- uth Breakwater, and Sheerness Dock[s]: a plain tomb shows the spot whare Sir Christopher Wren is buried with ownly the name age and date of his death; the - cathedral ...
  • Page 55

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    Excerpt:
    June 24, 1835 ~ Wednesday June 24th Held a debate with a Lawyier Wm L Sloss then rode to Mr Foster's preached at his house 14 mile June 25, 1835 ~ Thursday 25th Rode to J Jacksons [in] Humphrys Co distance 16 miles June 26, 1835 ~ Friday 26 Brother Parish baptized 1 Br John Jackson then rode to Mr L Barker's. Preached at ...
    Dates:
    June 24, 1835 June 25, 1835 June 26, 1835 June 27, 1835 June 28, 1835
  • Page 56

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    Excerpt:
    On the 31 which ^w^as the last day of Dec & of the year 1833 I Joined the Church of Latter Day Saints was Baptized by Elder Zerah Pulsifer on the 31 of Dec 1833 in company with with my Brother Azmon Woodruff we were the two first that was baptized by a latter day saint in Oswego Co NY. I was ordained a Teacher by Elder Pulsifer Jan 2nd 1834 Travled while A Teacher from the 11th of Aprail to 25^th^ of June 1834. — — ...
  • Page 22

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

    Excerpt:
    March 5, 1838 ~ Monday March 5th we left Mr Grants & walked from Hampden to Buxport from thence to the Penobscot {road with Timothy} Farnham 25 m[iles] March 6, 1838 ~ Tuesday 6 walked to Castene & took passage on board the Two friends with Capt Carlton we were becalmed on the way & Capt Carlton with Brother Townsend & myself entered the small boat in order to row to the shore distance was ...
    Dates:
    March 5, 1838 March 6, 1838 March 7, 1838 March 8, 1838 March 9, 1838 March 10, 1838 March 11, 1838 March 12, 1838 March 13, 1838
  • Page 91

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

    Excerpt:
    April 27, 1839 ~ Saturday April 27th We had entered into a covenant to see the poor saints all mooved out of Missouri into Illinois that they might be delivered from under the hand of such vile persecution & we have spared no pains to accomplish this object untill the Lord hath given us the desires of our hearts in this thing & we have now the last company of the poor with us that can be removed. Br Parley P Pratt one of the Twelve &
    Dates:
    April 27, 1839 May 3, 1839 May 4, 1839
  • Page 92

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

    Excerpt:
    May 5, 1839 ~ Sunday May 5th Sunday I attended conference we had a vary interesting day Joseph address the congregation & also Sidney & was followed by the Twelve. At the close of the day a collection was taken up for the poor [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Br Nathaniel Thomas May 6, 1839 ~ Monday 6th I met with the quorum of the seventies in the morning & after some council their was about sixty ordained Elders & members of the ...
    Dates:
    May 5, 1839 May 6, 1839 May 7, 1839 May 8, 1839 May 9, 1839 May 10, 1839 May 11, 1839 May 12, 1839