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  • Page 142

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

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    April 7, 1837 ~ Friday April 7th [FIGURE] I spent the day in writing my Journal. & when the shades of evening began to appear I repaired to the house of the LORD in company with Elders Milton Holmes, & Joseph B Nobles for the purpose of worshiping God we entered one of the stands within the veils & fell upon our knees & satan appeared also but not to worship God but to deprive us of the privilege Satan strove against us ...
    Dates:
    April 7, 1837
  • Page 255

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

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    esstablishing churches in some of the most notable cities of Europe. During the year 1840 churches have been esstablished in Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham, Worcester, Hereford, London, Glasgow, Paisley Edingborgh & many other parts of England Scotland Wales & Ireland. Elders have also gone to South Australia, the East Indies, &
  • Page 11

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

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    the way was open she concluded to undertake it She called for the Elders of the Church, & Elder J. Blakesley prayed with her & anointed her with oil & she was carried on board of the ship with her three children. No sooner than they hoisted sail & put to sea it seemed as though all the Elements were ingaged to destroye her, so rough a voyage the Capt never knew, in his life, they had 35 days voyage & 12 hours fair weather, for 15 nights in succession it was one continual flash of ...
  • Page 157

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

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    October 6, 1843 ~ Friday Oct 6th I must now spend several days here to see if Br Neff can get me some money out of the bank which I shall not know untill monday my hand has been vary painful & sore with my bile for a long time but is now begining to be a little better October 7, 1843 ~ Saturday 7th It was a hard rainy day I spent in writing & comenced to stoudy Jerman Steutier tiech ...
    Dates:
    October 6, 1843 October 7, 1843 October 8, 1843
  • Page 94

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. Brother Benbow furnished us with £300 to print the first Book of Mormon that was published in England: and on the 20th of May, 1840, Brigham Young, Willard Richards and I held a council on the top of Malvern Hill, and there decided that Brigham Young go direct to Manchester and publish 3,000 copies of the Hymn Book and 3,000 copies of the Book of ...
    Dates:
    May 18, 1840 May 20, 1840
  • Page 93

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    [FIGURE] I followed Brother Farr the following is a synopsis of the remarks which I made. Brethren & sisters I count it a privilege to Join my Brethren in bearing my testimony of the things of God I have a feelings of solemnity resting upon my mind concerning our duties as a people this feelings is increasing upon me daily I can bear testimony that what brother Pratt has said is true The Lord has a meaning in sending the Apostles & Elders into the vineyard in this ...
  • Page 254

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    June 9, 1870 My word that Evry who gets rich & does not accknowlede the Hand of God in it will be damned June 10, 1870 ~ Friday 10 We left Newton this morning & started for Soda Springs & we travelled 6 hours & Nooned on the Bank of of the Portneu[ff] whare we stayed 2 Hours & caught some trout & then started on our road nearly all day was through a vary hard Mounteneous Country vary steep rocky hills to go up ...
    Dates:
    June 10, 1870 June 11, 1870 June 12, 1870
  • Page 263

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    June 23rd 1870 improve untill the last Moment Expecting to burn Every thing up Except what we took south with us & I wanted to burn as much as I could, but when we returned from Provo I Believed we were on our return to Jackson Co, & I shall still believe it untill I learn to the contrary. Those who follow Brigham Young will be much richer than those who do not we should feel that all we have is on the Altar to build ...
    Dates:
    June 23, 1870
  • Page 407

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

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    In all these things I see not a vestage of the trumpary of modern human institutions Either of democracy whigery monarchy or Arisstocricy I see nothing in fact but religion standing forth in its own native simplicity & clad in the panoply of its own legiteimate heavenly powers giving government & Laws to Nations and appointing and Anointing majestrates kings & Judges to administer the same. But leaving for a moment the events of palestine I glance for ...
  • Page 42

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    and done much good in Zion, but for all these things we should ever acknowledge the Hand of God therein and give him the honor praise & glory forever & ever Amen