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  • Page 32

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

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    of about 7000 inhabitants & a branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints of 37 members. We called upon Elder Thomas Cordingly & his family who had the care of Elder Barnes through his sickness & death, they Pointed out the house & room to me whare he was sick spent his last hours, passed through his last sickness afflictions & Death. After getting some refreshment we walked to the Church yard & I gazed upon the silent grave ...
  • Page 103

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

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    him in testimony & rejoiced in having the privilege of once more addressing the body of the church Brother Orson Hide followed me & he had the spirit of the Lord. Brother Brigham Young next spoke & also bore testimony in the spirit. We was then addressed by President S. Rigdon & his address was peculiarly adapted to the circumstances of the Twelve taking their leave of all they hold dear on earth & go forth from their own nation & stand before the kings & rulers of the natio- ns ...
  • 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 ...
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    July 18, 1845
  • Page 64

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

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    it into his teeth. Their is a secret in this; if their is not power in our Charter, and Courts, then there is not power in the State of Illinois, nor in the Congress ^or Constitution^ of the United States for the United States gave unto Illinois her constitution, & Charter & Illinois gave unto Nauvoo her Charters which have ceded unto unto us our vested rights & has no right or power to take them from us all the power their was in the ...
  • Page 150

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

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    July 13, 1840 ~ Monday July 13th I received a lengthy & interesting Letter from ^[FIGURE] Letter from Phebe W W^ Phebe W. Woodruff from which I made some extracts to be inserted in the Star which will appear in the 4th No. My wife informs me in this Letter that the Rev Mr Bogart a Methodist Preacher who was the Leader of the Missouri mob in the persecution of the Saints, has shot a man during the Election who ...
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    July 13, 1840
  • Page 172

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

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    August 29, 1837 ~ Tuesday Aug 29th Preached at the north schoolhouse, spent the night at Malatiah Luce 8 m[iles] August 30, 1837 ~ Wednesday 30th Elder Hale Preached at the east schoolhouse I followed him, stay'd with Carver 4 m[iles] August 31, 1837 ~ Thursday 31st Last day of summer I visited many friends. I retired in company with Elder Hale to a grove & sat down under a fir tree and sung a song ...
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    August 29, 1837 August 30, 1837 August 31, 1837 September 1, 1837 September 2, 1837 September 3, 1837 September 4, 1837 September 5, 1837
  • Page 173

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

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    & seventies, esspecially, Kimble, Hide, Goodson & others in England. Of Page & Blakesley on Canida & many others we thought and spake of. While filled with these meditations, & the Promises of GOD, we fell upon our knees and thanked the God of heaven, & Prayed for all Israel, not forgetting the Church of Latter Day Saints, head nor foot. We plead with God for Joseph, & for all the Elders and ...
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    September 6, 1837 September 7, 1837 September 8, 1837 September 9, 1837 September 10, 1837 September 11, 1837
  • Page 46

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

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    See Journal Vol 1st April 15. 1837. Great and marvelous are thy Works O LORD GOD ALMIGHTY Written upon what came to pass on the first day of July AD 1838 in fulfillment of Revelation O GOD my heart inspire my pen direct while I record this scene of thy mercy this blessing of thy love a blessing promised me by the testimony of JESUS CHRIST. Could I claim it yes by faith all things are possible even that my parents & friends could in the new covenant with me stand. Without ...
  • Page 59

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

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    April 2, 1841 ~ Friday 2nd April we have taken up our abode & lodgings at Br Brewshaws No 4 Gray Strett Oxford street at which place the quorum of the Twelve will hold their councils. I met today in the Council of 8 of the Twelve we had a good time Unity prevailed, I spent the night with Elder Richards at Br Hardmans April 3, 1841 ~ Saturday 3rd [FIGURE] I wrote a letter to Elder Edward Ockey I met in ...
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    April 2, 1841 April 3, 1841 April 4, 1841 April 5, 1841
  • Page 211

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

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    on the flat would beet the saints on the Hill Great God how such a thing looks that the saints should be afraid of beating one another in the election or being beat I would ask who built up this city would steem boats landed here if the saints had not come, or could you even the speculators have soled their lands for any thing here if the saints had not come they might have sold for a few bare & wolf skins but not for money, can these speculaters sell all their land to the saints for a great ...