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  • Page 184

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    January 9, 1849 ~ Tuesday 9th [FIGURE] I recieved 3 Letters from O. Spencer Dan Jones & W. I. Appleby and one from Robert Windley All contained good news Capt Dan Jones expresses his feelings in warm terms concerning my letters to him and says he feels incouraged to go ahead in the name of the Lord says he has raised up a Branch at Myrtha the Mother Branch of Britain, over 800 ...
    Dates:
    May 31, 1846 August 14, 1848 January 9, 1849
  • Page 193

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    February 15, 1849 ~ Thursday Feb 15th 1849 To President Young And Council 2 sheets on Territorial Bills And Government 1 sheet To Historian 1 sheet. I wrote A letter to President Young And Council Containing two full sheets of fools Cap writing in my Journal Hand giving an account of my leaving Council Bluffs my meetings at Mount Pisgah & Garden Grove, My providential delivery from Death, visit at the Temple & Nauvoo meeting at
    Dates:
    February 15, 1849
  • Page 194

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    I cannot close my record upon the signs of the times of 1848 without turning my eye towards Zion, yes Zion, which is not now merely a phantom of the brain or a name, but actually a living thing. Truly she is yet but a babe just born. Yet she has A Tabernacle, the Mountains of Israel. Her bed is in the chambers of the rocks, Her garden one of the rich valleys of Ephraim. She speaks and Her voice is as the voice of God. She has A spirit which burns like flames of fire. She has power, And ...
  • Page 228

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    August 13, 1849 ~ Monday Aug 13th I this day looked over my letters & papers sent to me in my Absense during last two months And I find I have recieved the following viz 15 Letters from the following persons: G. J. Hardy, John Druce H Felt, Albard. J. Cowden, Mary Ann Pratt, Bathsheba W. Smith, John Benbow Thomas Cartwright, James Burgess 2, Joseph Grover
    Dates:
    August 13, 1849 August 14, 1849 August 15, 1849 August 16, 1849 August 17, 1849 August 18, 1849 August 19, 1849 August 20, 1849 August 21, 1849 August 22, 1849 August 23, 1849 August 24, 1849 August 25, 1849
  • Page 407

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    Religion knowledge or Government of God - Our puriton Fathers fled to the American wilderness to rid themselves from the corr- uption of ages. Their children made a Government wise & Free. But - Alas - The Priesthood -The Power - The Religion of Heaven had long since been lost to man - Prophets & Apostles were no more - Our Fathers knew this - And therefoe as wise honest & consistent men they refrained from man ufacturing a State Religion. Again were the heavens opened. The Silence of Ages was broake[n] ...