Henry Fisher

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  • Page 92

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    LEAVES FROM MY JOURNAL. I spent most of the following day in clearing out a pool of water, and preparing it for baptizing in, as I saw many to be baptized there. I afterwards baptized six hundred in that pool of water. On Sunday, the 8th, I preached at Frome's Hill in the morning, a Standley Hill in the afternoon, and at John Ben- bow's, Hill Farm, in the evening. The parish church that stood in the ...
    Dates:
    March 8, 1840
  • 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 37

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] were licensed according to the law of the land for preaching in. This body of United Brethren were searching for light and truth, but had gone as far as they could, and were con- tinually calling upon the Lord to open the way before them, and send them light and knowledge that they might know the true way to be saved. When I heard these things I could clearly see why the Lord had command- ed me, while in the town of
    Dates:
    March 5, 1840 March 8, 1840
  • Page 11

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine Chapter 2

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. 131 were licensed according to the law of the land for preaching. This body of United Brethren were searching for light and truth, but had gone as far as they could, and were con- tinually calling upon the Lord to open the way before them, and send them light and knowledge that they might know the true way to be saved. When I heard these things I could clearly see why the Lord had command- ed me, while in the town of Hanley, to leave that place ...
    Dates:
    March 5, 1840 March 8, 1840