children of Israel

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  • Page 104

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

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    their Oxen, their Horses their Tents their armour and moove towards Zion as the children of Israel accordi- ng to the command of God as follows Arose in the morning at Br Camps & breakfasted at his house after which we repaired to the bank of a stream whare Prayers were offer'd up unto God when President Marsh led a young man into the waters of baptism & he was confirmed upon the bank of the stream under the hands of Presidents Marsh Patten &
  • Page 115

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

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    By receiving the gospel which we have brought unto you, yes & thousands have & it stands as a testimony that God has got a Prophet on the earth, you might have been baptized seventy times seven in any way except the way God had ordained and pointed out & you would not have received the Holy Ghost, this also is a testimony to you. Are ye ingaged in the great work with us ye will say yes, can ye do any good? yes ye can. The sectarian ...
  • Page 120

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

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    And I Prophecy in the name of the Lord that whether Boston Saints or who may stand for it or rise against it that almost numberless milions will selebrate that day when the founda- tion of this work was laid. G A Smith arose and said that he was pleased with the many remarks that had been made this day you can see a similarity between the two Josephs & the Laws that were given. Says one who believes ...
  • Page 54

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

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    Bondage as the Children of Israel in Egypt I find that Elder Richards has had a hard school to pass through since he has been in England. I see that we have a great work to perform & we have need of much faith & humility before God January 15, 1840 ~ Wednesday 15th I dined at Brother Worselys & suped at Sister Dawsons & sp at Elder Richards. We Spent a plesant evening ...
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    January 15, 1840 January 16, 1840
  • Page 71

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

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    me from him, & I had an opportunity to have killed him but I had no temptation to do it to him nor any other man, my worst enemy not even Boggs in fact he would have more hell to live in the reflection of his past life than to die. My freedom commenced from the time the old man came to me & would talk to me we came direct from Papa grove to Nauvoo we got our ...
  • Page 259

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    was exeeding sore and stiff And almost sick July 5, 1846 ~ Sunday 5th ^Sunday^ We Journied slowly through the day & camped July 6, 1846 ~ Monday 6th It was a warm day we continued our Journ ey And camped at night at the same place whare I camped in the grass with Br Parley An Indian Chief And some squaes camped near us the Indian said He was going to meet with mormo rns & smoke the pipe of peace July 7 ...
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    July 5, 1846 July 6, 1846 July 7, 1846 July 8, 1846 July 9, 1846
  • Page 311

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

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    the Twelve, High Council and Bishops meet each week to do business and to carry business teaching & instruct- ions to the Saints in each ward. There is begining to be murmerings through the camp and much wickedness that the Lord is not pleased with the Saints appear at the presant time some as the children of Israel did while in the wilde- rness & the Nephites on this continant at times they would forget their God and turn to wickedness. And while in council this evening the High Council asked President ...
  • Page 67

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

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    to see our flour & meal bags replenished in the midst of the black Hills as it did to have the Children of Israel fed with manna in the wilderness. But the Lord has truly been with us on this journey we have had peace & union in our midst, our horses & cattle have been wonderfully preserved from death & accident on the way & our waggons from breaking down. Great good will grow out of this mission if we are faithful in keeping the commandments of God ...
    Dates:
    June 14, 1847 June 15, 1847 June 16, 1847
  • Page 112

    Part of History – The History of Zion's Camp

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    be seen in the 18th chapter of Isaiah: "The present should be brough[t] unto the Lord of Hosts of a people scattered and peeled and from a people terrible from their beginning hitherto; - - - - - - a nation meeted out and trodden under foot; whose land the rivers have spoiled;, to the peace of the name of the Lord of Hosts the Mount Zion." And how few have come forth rejoicing that the hour of redemption! and some that came have turned away, which may cause thousands to exclaim amid the general confu- ...
  • Page 122

    Part of History – The History of Zion's Camp

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    to the pattern given by our beloved Savior Jesus Christ, send greeting: Dear Brethren:— We have appointed our beloved brother and companion in tribulation, John Corrill to meet you in the name of the Lord Jesus. He in connection with others duly appointed also, will visit you alternately for the purpose of instructing you in the necessary qualifications of the Latter Day Saints: that they may be perfected, that the officers and members of the body of Christ may become very prayerful and very faithful, strictly keep- ing all the commandments and walking in holiness before ...