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  • Page 115

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

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    November 26, 1836 ~ Saturday Nov 26th I visited President & Doct Cowdery at the Printing office & made a general settlement with them for the M[essenger] & Advocate for the subscribers of the South I gave 9 new subscribers to them & Paid them $41.50 for the M & Advocate which setteled all matters between us. I receieved some counsel from Presidents Smith & Rigdon to Elder Parrishe's house & spent the day in writing November 27, 1836 ~ ...
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    November 26, 1836 November 27, 1836
  • Page 120

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

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    The before mentioned is an account of the most conspicuous part of my Procedings during the year of 1836 which has gone into eternity with its report as the year before it hath done & as the one following & all others must do. O time how swift & how precious thou art. How great the events that are bourn upon thy wings, esspecially in the dispensation of the fullness of times. 1836 is gone it cannot be recalled. Europe hath began to tremble at thy departure. The
  • Page 79

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

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    they fish, these flies are made of the feathers of birds some of various Colors the trout will often take them before the natural fly I was much gratifyed with this days fishing. we returned to Chatburn & Sister Parkinson cooked the troot for us which made a good meal we spent the night at Mr Parkinson 6 m May 9, 1845 ~ Friday 9th [FIGURE] I spent the day at Clithero at Sister Duckworth ...
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    May 9, 1845 May 10, 1845 May 11, 1845
  • Page 80

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

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    lovely people in my travels in the vineyard they are like angels innocent as lambs & like children I did not wonder Elder Kimball cried when he left them for I was so overwhelmed with the spirit & power of God & simplicity of the people I could scearcely speak I blessed one lovely child of Br & Sister Martha Hartley I kissed it when I gave it to its mother many were in tears, many bore their testimony of the work of God & others ...
    Dates:
    May 12, 1845
  • Page 55

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

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    the keys of power. As the father hath power in himself so the Son hath power, in himself then the father has some day laid down his body & taken it again ^so he has a body of his own^ So has his Son a body of his own so each one will be in their own body. Many of the sects cry out O I have the testimony of Jesus I have the spirit of God. But away with Jo Smith he says he is a ...
  • Page 94

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

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    August 9, 1836 ~ Tuesday Aug 9 Wrote a Letter to Br David Crider & rode a hors of Brother Murphys in company with Elder Smoot to Taropen Caloway County KY. distance of the day 25 miles August 10, 1836 ~ Wednesday 10 Rode to Bloody & Rode Wrote a Letter to BrWest 20 m[iles] August 11, 1836 ~ Thursday 11 Rode to John Gainer's Whare I had ...
    Dates:
    August 9, 1836 August 10, 1836 August 11, 1836 August 12, 1836 August 13, 1836 August 14, 1836 August 15, 1836 August 16, 1836 August 17, 1836
  • Page 109

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

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    for if we say or do things which are wrong we are under obligation to confess our faults, it would be a hard matter for me to confess that I had done wrong knowingly. You should be governed by righteousness. Let every Elder in Israel look upon his brethren & sisters like little children. when a person does a wrong in his foolish weekness look upon it as such. (we see the child[re]n of man laboring hard to obtain wealth they labour night & day to obtain this object) but wealth will not give you wisdom ...
  • Page 57

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

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    Him unto the office of the first Patriarch in the church & Kingdom of God. This blessing was sealed upon him as it belonged to him by right throug the linage of his Fathers it was recorded in the Historians office taken from the report of Thomas Bullock. At the close of this meeting I returned home & took most of my family & went to the 14 ward school house the house was filled to overflowing I went into the stand with the Bishop ...
  • Page 28

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

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    you are a good people but their is great room for imp- rovement in this city. the last one that we visited. I would like to see this people in good houses & gardens & in good forts. now when you come to the conference you all vote to sustain President Young now you have got to honour this man he holds the [FIGURE] of the Kingdom of God and sustain him or the Lord will not save & exhalt you in his kingdom ...
    Dates:
    May 6, 1854
  • Page 29

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

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    do the things which god requires of us we shall be whiped till we are sore this is the ownly thing that will save us I now tell you that those that are gone & going to Calafornia without counsel will ketch it till they are sore I know the truth but I cann- ot tell it all to you untill God permits me to do it now if you have not confidence in me to follow me & believe that I am doing right drop me and appoint another & I will follow in ...