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  • Page 264

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

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    greatly inferior to this in Eligance, the reason the guide gave him was plainly suggested by the conversation of the contrast that the scenes first presented to him were contrived on purpose to bear a near resemblance to those he had been accustomed to on earth that he might be more easily & gradually prepared for the glories which would open upon him hereafter and which would at first view quite dazzle & overpower him by this time they were come up to the palace & the guide [illegible] him led ...
  • Page 269

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

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    The following letter we copy from [page torn] exchange papers which places in a s[page torn] point of light the tendency of this [page torn] It has sumthing more than the bold [page torn] and eloquent stile which we admire, to rec- ommend it to the saints, viz truth which all though this generation may be unwilling to admit, will by & by break upon them with tenfold violence and carry away their refuge of Lies INCREASE OF CRIME Mr Editor: I am horror stricken with dreadful facts of almost daily occurrence ...
  • Page 20

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

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    February 19, 1838 ~ Monday Feb 19th An uncommon blustering day the air is full of snow and roads blocked up we spent the day in visiting the people they appeared believing. We started to go to our appointment at the school house and we had to wallow about a mile through the snow drifts without a road I froze one of my ears during the time. After Preaching to the people we returned to Mr Robert Baily's and spent the night {distance} 4 m February 20, 1838 ~ Tuesday ...
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    February 19, 1838 February 20, 1838 February 21, 1838 February 22, 1838 February 23, 1838
  • Page 45

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

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    January 1, 1840 ~ Wednesday JAN 1st 1840 I find myself in Company with Elder's John Taylor & Theadore Turley on board of the packet Ship Oxford of the Black Bull line on our way from New york to Liverpool to fulfill a commandment of god in preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ to the Nations of Europe. We are in Long 42.40 We have a vary rough sea, High winds blustering & cloudy. I ...
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    January 1, 1840 January 2, 1840
  • Page 150

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

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    on the earth. hence it needs revelation to assist us & give us knowledge of the things of God. What is the reason that the Priest of the day do not get Revelation. They ask ownly to consume it upon their lust their hearts are corrupt & they cloke their iniquity by saying that their is no more Revelations. But if any revelations are given of God they are univers ally opposed by the priest & Christendon at large for it reveals their wickedmess & abominations["] many other remarks of interest were ...
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    April 11, 1842 April 12, 1842 April 13, 1842
  • Page 202

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

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    (entrance Door in President Street) Evry Sabbath at Three & half-Past- Six o'clock, P.M. Also, on Tuesday and Thursday Evenings each week at Eight o clock. LECTURES will be delivered by Elders WOODRUFF AND SMITH Late from - America, who respectfully invite the citizens of LONDON to attend. The first Principles of the Everlasting Gospel in its fulnes - The Gathering of Israel - The Second Coming of the Saviour - and the restitution of all things spoken of by all the Holy ...
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    October 25, 1840 October 26, 1840
  • Page 186

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

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    January 1, 1844 ~ Monday JAN 1st 1844 Eighteen hundred forty four enters the stage with a cold blustering rain storm I spent the day plastering and white washing the printing office. I spent a few moments however in planting some choice stones in my garding I planted 4 Apricotts, 13 Plums, 11 shugar cherry & 30 choice peach stones. President Smith had a large company at his house as he did on the eve of christmas January 2, 1844 ...
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    January 1, 1844 January 2, 1844 January 3, 1844 January 4, 1844 January 5, 1844 January 6, 1844
  • Page 104

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

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    September 13, 1841 ~ Monday 13th I spent the day in reading the 1st vol of INCIDENTS OF TRAVELS IN Central America Chiapas AND Yucatan BY JOHN L STEPHEN'S Author of "Incidents of travels in Egypt, Arabia PetrAEa and the Holy Land["] Illustrated by numerous engravings in two vol I felt truly interested in this work for it brought to light a flood of testimony in proof of the book of mormon in the discovery & survey of the city Copan in Central America A correct ...
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    September 13, 1841 September 14, 1841 September 15, 1841 September 16, 1841 September 17, 1841 September 18, 1841
  • Page 124

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

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    No for it takes all our time to try to save the that is reaped you think that Elder Young has put the flail on rather heavy. But it is nothing to be compaired with the Threshing you will get in Zion, & those that have the harde- st heads have to be thrashed the hardest, but dont be troubled about the chaff when it comes to the barns God will prepare a great wind Mill that will blow all the chaff away I speak in Parables ...
  • Page 142

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

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    feels the force of moral obligation. His jokes have more vinegar than Molasses in them he recollects & explains facts well reasons By inferences from the facts, By analogy and induction, has good talking talents, is noted for his clear illustrations Boston Sept 20, 1843 (O. S. Fowler) (B J Gray sect) ...