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  • Page 81

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

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    May 3, 1836 ~ Tuesday May 3 Rode to Father Frys {with Elder Patten} distance 10 miles May 4, 1836 ~ Wednesday 4 Preached at Br Frey's at candle light {Elder Patten lead the meeting} May 5, 1836 ~ Thursday 5 Spent the day at Br Frey's copying my Journal & studying the HEBREW {with Elder Patten} May 6, 1836 ~ Friday 6 Spent the day studying & writing at Br ...
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    May 3, 1836 May 4, 1836 May 5, 1836 May 6, 1836 May 7, 1836 May 8, 1836 May 9, 1836 May 10, 1836 May 11, 1836 May 12, 1836 May 13, 1836 May 14, 1836 May 15, 1836 May 16, 1836 May 17, 1836 May 18, 1836 May 19, 1836 May 20, 1836 May 21, 1836 May 22, 1836
  • Page 94

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

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    under Heaven who now hold these blessings & know & see the things of God in the true light. Hence the Lord requires this people to call upon God day & night for the redemption of this branch of the House of Israel that his promises may be fulfilled concerning them. Inasmuch as we cannot do any thing for the Jews but give them our prayers we should not with hold that blessing from them. Again let us turn our thoughts to the Lamanites of who are of the linage of Joseph ...
    Dates:
    December 13, 1855 December 14, 1855
  • Page 98

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

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    & then it will be a blessing to you allways & you will enjoy it. But steal it & it will be a curse to you & cause you sorrow & misery. Whenever I get so that I set my heart upon Houses, lands, Gold or any thing Els on earth so as to begin to turn my heart away from the Lord The Just want to die before that comes to pass day before that comes to pass I want the Lord to take me away. May God Bless you Amen President
  • Page 99

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

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    we can be made vessels of honour what can we be made vessels of honour after we have moved in the hands of the potter & ground over again yes this will be the case with man but it is far better to be passive in the hands of God & be made a vessel of honor the first time than to wait thill till we have to be ground over again this is a figure which the prophet Jeremiahah made use of. Now President Young is the Master Potter here on ...
    Dates:
    December 17, 1855 December 18, 1855 December 19, 1855 December 20, 1855 December 21, 1855 December 22, 1855 December 23, 1855 December 24, 1855 December 28, 1855
  • Page 6

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    liberated through the blessings of God from his enemies & prison and passed us not far distant from each other without either party knowing it, they making their way for their families in Illinois while we were making our way to Far West into the hands ^midst^ of our enemies so they arrived home to their families & friends before our return. May 3rd was a very interesting day to me as well as others. In company with 5five others of the Quorum of the ...
    Dates:
    May 3, 1839
  • Page 24

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1838-1840 Notes

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    into the Hands of God though painful I took the parting hand with him I left him in German- town Wayne Co Indiana and in the Hands of a Merciful God and a kind and benevolent family who promised to do every thing in their power to make him comfortable untill his recovery, which they did do though he passed through a severe course of the Billious fever and was sick night [nigh] unto death but through the mercy of God he recovered from his sickness and contiued his journey and we next ...
    Dates:
    September 10, 1839 September 21, 1839
  • Page 28

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    TULLIDGE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE. [Column 1] requirement of the revelation, on the 18th of April, 1839, I took into my wagon Brigham Young and Orson Pratt: and Father Cutler took into his wagon John Taylor and George A. Smith, and we started for Far West. On the way we met John E. Page, who was going with his family to Quincy, Illinois. His wagon had turned over, ...
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    April 18, 1839 April 25, 1839 April 26, 1839 May 2, 1839 May 3, 1839
  • Page 4

    Part of Religious – Book of Revelations 1838-1842

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    Mem. to Heeton The box for Harriet must be seal up forthwith I. H Modesitt Tavern - Clevesland Dec 19th 1841 I willford met at the house of Joseph Smith the seer this evening to hear Preaching by Elder Kimball he opened by prayer read a chapter in the Book of Mormon & then spoke as he was led by the spirit of God, among other things he spoke a parable of the clay in the hands of the potter ...
    Dates:
    December 19, 1841
  • Page 296

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

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    Feb 25 President Young remarked I know to take this life as it is and as men make it it does not appear worth living in but I well tell you that when you see things as they are you will find life is worth preserving and blessings will follow our living in this life if we do right. Now if God should say I will let you live in this world without any pain or sorrow we might feel life was worth living for but this is not in the economy ...
    Dates:
    February 26, 1858 February 27, 1858
  • Page 456

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Nov 10, 1879 and among other Persons I saw a Number of Gentile who were our enemies in our midst and I thought they ought not to be with. I have had a Number of Dreams Lately that seem to have some meaning to them (I read the following in the Arizona Miner) "Apostle Wilford Woodruff of the Latter Day Saints. recently unbosomed himself to the Mormon Church as follows." "I will never abandon my wives & children at the Demand of a Nation steeped in sin and ripe for the Damnation ...
    Dates:
    November 11, 1879 November 12, 1879