first resurrection

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  • Page 323

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

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    untill God has given ^thee^ the desires of thy heart in seeing the Keys of the Kingdom of God held in the hands of thy Posterity so planted in the earth that they shall never be taken from it untill he reigns whose right it is to reign. Let thy heart be comforted in the midst of thy sorrow, for thou shalt be had in honorable remem berance forever in the congregations of the righteous thou shalt be remembered in thy wants during the remainder of thy day, and when thou art ...
    Dates:
    August 24, 1844
  • Page 191

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

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    the saints of God gatherd, Zion built up, & the saints to come up as saviors on mount Zion but how are they to become Saviors on Mount Zion by building their temples erecting their Baptismal fonts & going forth & receiving all the ordinances, baptisms, confirmations, washings anointings ordinations, & sealing powers upon our heads in behalf of all our Progenitors who are dead & redeem them that they may come forth in the first resurrection & be exhalted to thrones of glory with us, & herein is the ...
  • Page 297

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

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    July 23, 1844 ~ Tuesday 23rd Tuesday I took the parting hand with father and mother with great satisfaction a peculier charm was thrown around my soul as I left the threshhold of my fathers house, having the confidence that if I never see my father in the flesh again I shall meet him again ^in^ the first resurrection. I had a desire in my heart that all the ordinances of the fulness of the gospel might also be administered unto
    Dates:
    July 23, 1844 July 24, 1844 July 25, 1844 July 26, 1844
  • Page 271

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

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    June 4, 1844 ~ Tuesday 4th We Passed through sandstone & Jacksonburgh a large town; the state prision is there. we spent the night at Br Noah W. Bartholomew near Jacksonburg here we found Elder Hiram J. Brown who had been cut of[f] from the church in Nauvoo by an accusation presented by Elder Elsworth he was still preaching we talked with him he said he would harken to council & do what we told him to, manifested a good spirit & wished ...
    Dates:
    June 4, 1844
  • Page 272

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

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    your head evry blessing of the seal of the covenant belonging to the priesthood & kingdom of God Blessing Samuel Graham in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the holy Priesthood and apostleship confered upon us we lay our hands upon your head which is blossom- ing for the grave. And we bless you with the blessing of Abraham of Isaac and of Jacob, for thou art the seed of Abraham of the tribe and linage of Joseph of the blood of Ephraim Thy life hath been preserved for a special purpose in ...
    Dates:
    June 5, 1844 June 6, 1844 June 7, 1844
  • Page 217

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

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    of the hearts fathers unto the Children & the hearts of the children unto the fathers even those who are in heaven. Malachi says I will send Elijah befor the great and dredful day of the Lord come & He shall turn the hearts of the Fathers to the Children and the hearts of the Children to the Fathers lest I come & smite the earth with a curse. Now what I am after is the knowledge of God & I take my own course to obtain it, what are we to ...
  • Page 58

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

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    June 19, 1843 ~ Monday 19 I finished digging my well got about 4 feet of water in the rock & course gravel Theire was a meeting held by a company calling themselves labourers saying they were oppressed & manifested some spirit of mob & disrule & did not act in wisdom June 20, 1843 ~ Tuesday 20th I finished stoning my well it being about 25 feet deep. Their was also another meeting of the labourers June 21, 1843 ~ Wednesday to June 24 ...
    Dates:
    June 24, 1841 June 19, 1843 June 20, 1843 June 21, 1843 June 25, 1843
  • Page 206

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

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    November 4, 1840 ~ Wednesday Nov 4th [FIGURE] We received 3 Letters I received one from Elder John Cheese containing a post office order of £2.10 a dona tion from the Saints we received one letter from O. pratt & one from Emma Cordon. We wrote onte to O Pratt & [FIGURE] one to Osmond Shaw & one to Rowley November 5, 1840 ~ Thursday 5th The Efagy of Guydo [Guido] Fawkes is before ...
    Dates:
    November 4, 1840 November 5, 1840 November 6, 1840
  • Page 61

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

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    past and gone and at times it seemed as though all earth & hell were combined to crush her troubled soul I began to cry unto God that she might be supported under these & all other trials. & I soon found that the same spirit which had inspired her to imbrace the fullness of the gospel & forsake her friends & go a journey of 1000 miles to enjoy the society of the saints & had united her heart & hand with my own & caused her to accom- pany me to the Islands of the ...
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    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 30 October 1840

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    52 Ironmonger Row, St Lukes, London. Octr. 30th 1840. My Dear Phebe, I received your kind & affectionate letter ^written^ in the midst of affliction & mourning under Date of July 18th 1840. truly your letter brought tidings which were painful & sorrowful to me, but notwithstanding this it was not without its joys, For while I keenly felt the [roots], & to mourn the Loss of the lovely flower which God had lent unto us a few days & then taken it away in an hour that ...
    Dates:
    October 30, 1840