Heavenly Father

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  • Page 2

    Part of Letter to Phebe Whittemore Carter Woodruff, 30 September 1839

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    with peculiar feelings as I journied by land the places whare you suffered with your sickness [Eunice’s handwriting, Wilford’s words] with regard to crossing the Lake, we had a very tedious time of it. were caught in a line storm, and was in it 3 days on our way to Buffalo, at which place on the 13th we ^I^ took line boat for Albany, arrived at Albany on the 19th. during which time in consequence of the cold I took on the Lake with the crowded situation of the boat ...
  • Page 71

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

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    I Bought the following Articles 1 Shall £0 14 1 Ditto 14 1 Ditto 6 2 pair of Drawers 9 1 Ditto 3 2 flannel shirts 10 1 box steel pens 6 1 Do 2 1 Do 1 4 Cards of pens 4 1 Doz pen cases 1 1 Inkstand 1 Total £5.15 Sister Elizabeth Ockey presented me with a nice neck scarf And Sister Ann Ockey presented me with a fine silk neck hankerchief & gold pin. I took tea with them. I presented ...
    Dates:
    April 20, 1841
  • Page 329

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

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    my heavenly father in the name of Jesus Christ and by virtue of the Holy Priesthood and the Keys of the kingdom of God that he would spedily avenge the blood of Joseph the Prophet Seer and Revelator, and Hiram the Patriarch, which had been shed by the hands of the American gentile nation, upon all the heads of the Nation and State that have aided, abeted or perpetrated the horid deed, of sheding the blood of those righteous men even the Lords anointed. I ...
  • Page 128

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

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    January 1, 1842 ~ Saturday JANuary 1st, 1842 I spent this NEW YEARS DAY in company with the quorum of the Twelve & with our wives in the city of Nauvoo at Br S. Stodard's it was an interesting day unto us to once more assemble to a feast with our quorum & our families in a city of the Saints in the midst of peace & love we more highly prized this privilege as we are called to be seperate so much while in ...
    Dates:
    January 1, 1842 January 2, 1842
  • Page 245

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

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    CLOSE OF THE YEAR The first Day of 1840 found me in company with Elders J. Taylor & T. Thurley on board of the Packet Ship Oxford on the Atlantic in Long 42,40 And the Last Day in Company with Elder Kimball in No 40 Ironmonger Row Saint Lukes London, the great Metropolis of Britian & the world. This has been an important year to myself, to all the saints & to the world at Large in many respects ...
  • Page 44

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

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    [FIGURE] I spent the [fore part] [page smudged] of the day at home the afternoon I spent in company with my counsellors viz Elders Hedlock & Ward at my house I lade hands upon their heads & ordained them as counsellors & they laid hands upon me & blessed me. We partook of the sacrament together & then called upon God our heavenly Father by prayer in unity for hHim to bless us & frustrate the designs of our enemies & other ...
  • Page 122

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

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    The third Book of Willford for 1837 O Lord I ask thee in the name of Jesus Christ thy Son, to look upon thy servant Willford, who now occupies a place in Kirtland, this first stake of zion, which thou hast appointed in this last dispensation, & fulness of times for the gather- ing of thy Saints. O God of Israel, inspire the heart & pen of thy servant at this time, & hear & answer the Petition which he will ...
  • Page 101

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

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    Elder Brigham Young house for meeting. President Hiram Smith opened the meeting by prayer after which the Presidency lade their hands upon my head & sealed a blessing upon me President Rigdon being speaker they also sealed a blessing upon the head of Elders George A Smith & Turley. Also upon the head of Sister Young sister Tailor & my wife. If we were faithful we had the promise of again returning to the bosom of ...
  • Page 119

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

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    July 18, 1845 ~ Friday JULY 18th 1845 [FIGURE] This morning at half Past seven oclok Just 30 minutes past 7 Mrs Phebe W. Woodruff was delivered of a fine son After a short sickness. I laid hands upon her at the commencement of her sickness I told her it should be well with her & with her child which was the case. this was the first Child we have had since our endowment & I thank the Lord that it is ...
    Dates:
    July 18, 1845
  • 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