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  • Page 113

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

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    in this City. We visited the Ancient noted splended Worcester Cathedral Which surpasses any thing for spel splender & architecture mine eyes ever beheld it was about 400 feet in length 800 or 900 years of age it contained many Monuments or portraits of persons which were graven out of marble & lade over the tombs or vaults of Ancient Bishops, Lords, & Princis, some of which had lane there for 7 or 800 years. It is said that some of these mon uments with their winding st[r]eets which ...
  • Page 177

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

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    M E. P. T. D. 204 6 21 6 0 Ditto Haw Cross Ditto Elder Wm Jinkins 13. 0 1 0 0 Do Cheltenham Do Thomas Browett 3 0 1 0 0 Do Bristol Do Elder H Glover 2 0 1 0 0 Do C Cranham Do Elder John Horlick 2 0 2 0 0 Do High Laden Do Elder Jinkins 3 0 0 0 0 ...
    Dates:
    September 15, 1840
  • Page 154

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

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    August 1, 1840 ~ Saturday Aug. 1st We walked to Haw Cross & to Dymock & spent the night 8 miles August 2, 1840 ~ Sunday 2nd Sunday I Preached twice in Dymock & Elder G. A. Smith Preached in Ledbury I am happy to learn on our return to the Church es in Herefordshire & adjoining Country that the work of God [is] rolling on rapidly upon evry hand The Elders ...
    Dates:
    August 1, 1840 August 2, 1840 August 3, 1840
  • Page 92

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

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    Saints in the evening at 6 oclock at the Hill farm & Confirmed 35 Persons & broke bread unto about 80 Saints which closed the business of the day. O how much strength & wisdom I nead in the midst of so much labour, but surely the Lord does give me grace according to my Day for which I feel vary thankful. I am informed this day that the Ministers of the Church of England are holding meetings & councils to petition Parliment to Stop my preaching ...
    Dates:
    March 30, 1840
  • Page 183

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

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    in Death I held a Prayer meeting with the Saints & spent the night at Brother Coles September 24, 1840 ~ Thursday 24th I spent the Day in writing. The church ministers are vary much stired up in this region because the Saints are gathering together evry exhertion is made against the the work of God the Clergy are foaring they will loose their flock & the Lord is delivering the flock out of their hands the ministers of the church of England see this, & they are alarmed in ...
    Dates:
    September 24, 1840 September 25, 1840 September 26, 1840 September 27, 1840
  • Page 200

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

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    friends let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth & my right hand forget her cunning when I will not take a Wesleanyan by the hand & call him Brother. A Church Minister sayes My Lord & Wesleyan friends, I wish you while looking at the Church of England to cover her Imperfections with the cloke of charity & while observing the church of Scotland to do the same & I would readily cover the impe[r] perfections of the Wesleyan Society but I know not whare they are, I would not ...
  • Page 93

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ARCHBISHOP PETITIONED TO STOP OUR PREACHING. The rector did not know what to make of it, so he sent two clerks of the Church of England as spies, to attend our meet- ing, and find out what we did preach. But they were both pricked in their hearts and received the word of the Lord gladly, and were baptized and confirmed members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The rector became alarmed and did not dare to send any- body else. The ministers and rectors of the ...
    Dates:
    March 21, 1840
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 24 April 1840

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    Ledbury, Herefordshire, England, April 24th, 1840. My Dear Phebe I again appropriate a little time to fill a sheet to you. which I shall mostly take up in giving an account of the work of the Lord in this Country. I wrote you a long letter while in Staffordshire at the potteries, but whether it has fallen into your hands or not I do not know. You have been anxious No doubt to hear from me from time ...
    Dates:
    April 24, 1840
  • Page 3

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 24 April 1840

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    the largest congregation (it was said) that ever met in the Chapel & they did not have over an hours notice many appeared Believing, the Baptists Minister gave me his hand & bid me God speed, aftr meeting I Baptized 13, ^next morning^ & the Lord is opening many doors upon the right & left. You will see from the Times & Season the No of the Saints in England which were represented at our conferene sumwhare about 1800 in all nearly one half of which have been Baptized since Hide ...
  • Page 31

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    (Continued from page 328.) HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. -[FROM HIS OWN PEN.]- March 1—As I met in the evening with a large assembly in Hanley, the Lord revealed unto me that it would be the last meeting that I would hold with the Saints in the Potteries for many days. I told the people it was the last meeting I should hold with them for a season; it created much excitement. I had appointments out for a week, which I got ...
    Dates:
    March 1, 1840 March 6, 1840 April 9, 1840 April 22, 1840